My Résumé

UI/UX Developer at Mutual of Omaha in Omaha, NE
(CRi Consultant)

March 2014 – Current

Assisted in the development and successful launch of 5 applications including Employer Access 2.0, Financial System Modernization 2.0, Mutual Brand Design Guide 2.0, Enrollment Forms and Disability Claims Online applications.

  • Worked with a brand management team to create and implement design guidelines across multiple internal and external facing insurance applications.
  • Worked in Angular, Java, and GWT based environments.
  • Wireframe and HTML/CSS Prototyping
  • Developed in HTML5, CSS, SCSS, JS

Graphic & Web Designer at JM Web Designs in Omaha, NE

July 2013 – March 2014

  • Designed custom websites, logos, and print materials for a variety of business types and sizes
  • Met with prospective clients regularly to discuss project vision, pitch website ideas, and market additional web services, based on client needs.
  • Completed daily, weekly and monthly deadlines, while juggling work for 10-20 projects at any given time.

UI/UX Developer at First National Bank in Omaha NE
(CRi Consultant)

November 2011 – July 2013

Worked on an Agile team to re-haul First National Bank Commercial Card, Commercial Banker, and Retail banking applications.

  • Worked with FreeMarker, Struts 2, HTML5, CSS, JS
  • Implemented UI on top Java backed within FreeMarker UI binder
  • Completed HP, Teamsite training in San Fransisco, CA
  • Implemented Teamsite templating solutions for use by content strategy team

Graphic Designer & Web Developer at TR Creative in Omaha NE (Freelance)

August 2008 – November 2011

  • Founded and grew this business with the mission of providing quality web and print design solutions to small businesses.
  • Managed full service web and print design studio, providing solutions to over 30 clients.
  • Maintained client relationships and manage all aspects of the business.

Art Director at Zaiss & Co in Omaha, NE

Sept 2007 – August 2008

  • Designed web and print applications for a variety of clients
  • Built professional websites, interactive flash banners, e-newsletters, posters and brochures

Interactive/Graphic Designer at One Up Web in Traverse City, MI

Sept 2005 – April 2006

  • Designed and programmed web applications for companies internal marketing campaigns
  • Built landing pages, websites and interactive banner ads for online campaigns
  • Obtained general knowledge of SEO technologies

Undergrad Student at Iowa State University in Ames, IA

June 2001 – December 2005

  • Obtained a Bachelor in Fine Arts with a Minor in Design Studies
  • Studied painting, drawing, web development and design composition