INFORMATION DESIGNER July, 2002 – Present
Parsons Brinckerhoff, Denver CO
· Worked closely with Marketing & Technical Personnel in the creation and production of proposals including: Arapahoe County On-Call, DIA Taxiway K, Colorado Spring Airport Rental Car Facility
· Responsibilities included: Proposal Art, Organizational Chart Development, Layout & Formatting, Content Management
KIRA Inc., Boulder CO
· Worked on 11 proposals for Military Family Housing Maintenance Contracts ranging in Size from $4-$83 Million
· Contributed to 5 winning proposals to date totaling $130 Million
· Worked closely with the President and Vice President of the company to ensure that all expectations were met
· Assisted in interpreting the Solicitation Document, writing and editing sections and gathering information to meet all requirements of the Solicitation
· Responsible for formatting material from a variety of sources to give the final document and clean, cohesive, and professional look and feel
· Overlapping deadlines necessitated excellent time management and multitasking ability
Space Imaging, Thornton CO
· Team member responsible for formatting and producing a $60 Million defense contract proposal
· Responsible for creation and management of all charts and graphs for the proposal to clarify key points

DIRECTOR, Point Professional Services - Denver, CO November, 2001 – July 2002
· Led a business development project to market presentation design services to the greater Denver metropolitan area
· Responsible for financial planning, sales, marketing and client services
· Designed and implemented a trade show booth at the Denver Business Expo where over 100 contacts were gained
· Built extensive client relationships to improve company process and on-time deliverables
· Organized and delivered several Presentation Design training seminars in conjunction with other Denver area businesses

CONSULTANT, Grafix Inc. Denver, CO April, 1999 – November, 2001
· Managed multiple production resources and worked directly with project leads to synthesize information into presentable format
· Developed, administered and analyzed organization wide surveys. Final deliverable was a Findings Presentation that outlined a strategic recommendation to improve the clients overall processes.
· Conducted focus interviews with wide range of client side personnel to determine current state of the organization

PRODUCTION SPECIALIST, Grafix Inc. Denver, CO October, 1997 – April, 1999
· Project team member responsible for creating all visual materials delivered by consulting team leads. Environment was deadline-oriented and deliverable-driven. Gained an expert knowledge PowerPoint and other MS Office applications.

TECHNICAL SKILLS
· Expert knowledge of Word, Publisher, PowerPoint, Excel and information design
· Knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop, Freehand, Quark, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Visio
· Experience creating websites with DreamWeaver, HTML and Flash

EDUCATION
Lafayette College, Easton, PA May, 1997
· Bachelor of Arts in English with minor in Anthropology & Sociology