Hello! 
Thanks for stopping by. Please scroll to the bottom & fill out the short form if you'd like me to contact you.

I'm an award winning Creative Director / Art Director with a successful history of creative team leadership and hands-on art direction, from conception to final delivery.

Employment History:

Keep Me Posted (FotoKem): SUPERVISING GRAPHICS PRODUCER, FREEFORM NETWORK 
JUNE 2017 - PRESENT
‪Act as main point of contact between network client and post production facility
  Create daily graphics production schedule‬
‪Maintain network brand/aesthetic in all graphics deliverables, for social media and air‬
‪Review graphic requests submitted by network writer/producers‬
‪Work with the designers/animators to assure all elements needed for editorial are accurate and available on relevant servers

FX Networks: FREELANCE CREATIVE PRODUCER, ON AIR DESIGN
JUNE 2016 – JUNE 2017
Oversee all graphic design needs for branded sales integration
Liaise with FX Creative Services & FNG Client Solutions to develop creative for new added value packages
Provide clear communication to department leads regarding project status, resources requirements, issues and priorities
Collaborate with FX Design creative teams on network and show branding and design for use in sponsor integrations
Shepherd projects through the ideation, design development, execution and delivery process
Manage the day to day workflow and artists’ workload
Supervise projects with outside vendors when necessary
Maintain a high level of quality control

Freelance Designer/ Art Director  
November 2013 – June 2016
Work with clients to develop and produce creative content and marketing materials for diverse media, from online streaming media, to cable television and live theater production design
Clients included ABC Family Channel, Tribune Media, Roberts Space Industries, TVGuide Network, mOcean, VH-1, E! Entertainment International and the Hollywood Bowl

NBC-Universal / Style Network:  CREATIVE DIRECTOR, ON AIR DESIGN: 2013; SR. ART DIRECTOR
  2011 - 2013
Work with Style marketing, programming and production staff to create effective Up Fronts presentations, TV Critics Association presentations, unique promotions and network graphics for air, web & environmental display
Oversee the implementation of the 2012 award winning rebrand of the Style Network
Interpret in-house clients’ needs and present design concepts to executive management and producers
Art Direct sets and shoots
Manage and mentor design team; contract and oversee outside vendors
Create recommendations for software and hardware maintenance, based on available budget

NBC-Universal / E! Entertainment Television & Style Network
SR. ART DIRECTOR:  2009 - 2011
ART DIRECTOR:  JUNE 2005 – 2009
SENIOR DESIGNER:  JUNE 2004 – JUNE 2005
Work with E! & Style marketing, programming and production staff to create effective and fresh promotions, digital billboards, and marketing reels
Co-creative lead on the award winning rebrand of the Style Network, 2009
Interpret in-house clients’ needs and present design concepts to executive management and producers
Direct talent in promo and show package shoots; act as effects supervisor on green screen shoots
Design and animate creative projects from concept to storyboarding and animation
Manage and mentor design team; contract and oversee outside vendors

FREELANCE DESIGN DIRECTOR
 DECEMBER 2002 - JUNE 2004
Clients included KGO-TV, Panopoly Pictures, MGM Home Entertainment, Universal Home Entertainment and E! Networks.
Projects included creative services/graphics design and production for KGO-TV, DVD menu design for Panopoly Pictures, MGM Home Entertainment and Universal Home Entertainment, and programming and promotion graphic design and animation for E!



Refe
Software Skills:

Adobe Creative Suite, particularly After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign
Microsoft Office Suite
Keynote
Working knowledge of Final Cut Pro

AA

Awards and Associations:

Member of the Executive Committee of the Motion & TitleDesign Peer Group of the Television Academy
Member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers andIllustrators
Bronze BDA Award, 2011: E! Rebrand Marketing Reel
Silver BDA Award, 2010: Style Network Brand Redesign
Gold BDA Award, 2009: E! Brand Redesign Marketing Reel
Four Bronze Telly Awards
Los Angeles Area Emmy for Art Direction, 1996


Back to Top