Experienced Graphic Designer / Front-End Developer in online media. Particularly interested in web standards based design using XHTML/CSS/JavaScript. I enjoy developing efficient systems that minimize maintenance while pushing the envelope in interaction design.
Web standards coding, SEO efficient web sites, CSS, XHTML, JavaScript, AJAX, Flash, ActionScript

Work Experience

User Experience Manager at Emma
August 2008 — Present
Responsible for the front-end design and developement of web applications.
Creative Director at Jewelry Television
March 2008 — August 2008 (6 months)
Responsible for the rebranding of the JTV Watches website, UX, template design, newsletters, microsites and promotion. Was also responsible for the design and front-end development of projects that originated in the JTV Nashville office.
Manager, Design & Web Services at Shop At Home Network (a division of Jewelry Television)
October 2006 — March 2008 (1 year 6 months)
Responsible for website UI, template design, newsletters, microsites, sweepstakes and promotion. Managed internal projects as well as contractors.
Senior Web Designer at Jewelry Television
May 2006 — October 2006 (6 months)
I had only been with Jewelry Television a month when they purchased Shop At Home. I worked remotely from Knoxville helping the skeleton crew get the Nashville based systems running again. I accepted a full time position in Nashville after five months of telecommuting.
Senior Web Designer at Scripps Networks
May 1999 — May 2006 (7 years 1 month)
Responsible for website UI, template design, newsletters, microsites and promotion. Acted as a consultant to the strategic teams to help guide and execute their plans. Managed internal design team and worked with outside agencies and contractors when necessary. I have experience with many of the Scripps Networks brands, including HGTV, DIY Network, Fine Living, Food Network, GAC, HGTVPro and their smaller internet-only businesses like Veedou and


University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Received a Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts with a concentration in Graphic Design