EXPERIENCE/
MTV - mtv.com
New York, NY, 06.2013-Present
Digital Art Director
• Lead creative for all design projects within the MTV brand associated with digital/mobile platforms
• Instrumental in implementation of Agile/Lean UX methodology within the digital design team
• Key in moving MTV and other Viacom brands onto responsive site design
• Rebuilt faltering team morale as incoming AD


MRKT openmrkt.com
Miami, FL, 04.2010-06.2013
Creative Director
• Created identity, packaging, web & print design for established luxury brands and start-ups.

Freelance
Art Direction
• Clients include: Renegade, Taxi, Ogilvy, Agency.com, Firebrand TV & MTV

The New & Attractive Juveniles
New York, NY, 03.2009-2011
Co-founder/Art Director
• Creating identity, packaging, web & print design for collective projects & exhibitions.

23 Suite Studio
New York, NY, 03.2008-03.2009
Senior Designer
• Created identity, packaging, web & print design for luxury brands, including: Veuve Clicquot, Prps, Geox & Fork Films.

HappyViper Integrated Design
New York, NY, 2006-2008
ECD/Principal

Gyro International,
New York, NY, 2006-2007
Jr. Art Director

Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount, NC, 2003-2005
Graphic Designer

Faulkner & Associates Advertising
Greenville, NC, 2001-2002
Graphic Designer

Edgecombe County Schools
Tarboro, NC, 2001-2003
Art Teacher/Substitute Teacher

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EDUCATION/
Parsons School of Design
New York, NY
Communication Design,
2005-2007

Pitt Community College
Greenville, NC,
Associate Degree, Commercial
Advertising & Graphic Design,
1999-2001

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SKILLS/
• Adobe Creative Suite
• After Effects
• Sketch
• Webflow
• Knowledge of CSS3
• Knowledge of HTML5
• Strong conceptual
• Typography
• Verbal communication skills
• Team-building
• Leadership.

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MENTORING/
Viacom Up Mentorship
New York, NY, 2015
Mentor

MAIP
New York, NY, 2009
Mentor
American Association of Advertising Agencies', Multicultural Advertising Intern Program.

High School of Graphic
Communication Arts
New York, NY, 2009
Mentor/Guest Speaker

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EXHIBITIONS & AWARDS/
Send Help/exhibition
New York, NY, 2009
Co-curator/Featured artist

Democracy/exhibition
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, 2009
Most voted category. Featured in exhibition & book.

To Death with a Smile/
poster exhibition
Mexican Museum of Design ,
Mexico City, Mexico 2009-10
Featured artist

Bad Words/exhibition
New York, NY, 2010
Co-curator/Featured artist

Amateurs/exhibition
Miami, FL, 2010
Co-curator/Featured artist

Typography Served/
online gallery
typographyserved.com
Featured artist

AIGA/
online gallery
portfolios.aiga.org/
Featured artist
 
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