Jackson Associates: Graphic Designer, Publicist (2011-present) Design book covers, maps, clean & enhance archival photographs. Research markets, create flyers & postcards for targeted campaigns; write copy. Create and maintain website; monitor PayPal, email and social media accounts.
Megan Trever Web Design Aptos, Ca: Artist (1984-present) Original artwork, web design and development, commissions, illustrations, greeting cards, educational materials.
Linscott Charter School (Linscott) Watsonville, Ca: Educator (1997-2007) GATE teacher. Create original curriculum and classroom materials; prepare lesson plans, teach K-8 students: art, paper engineering, html & web design. Facilitate student newspaper. Organize middle school dances. Create illustrations for school web site.
CTB McGraw Hill (CTB) Monterey, CA: Illustrator/DTP (1994-1997) Specialized illustrations to accompany science achievement test items: research and consultation in scientific fact, child development, educational goals, and other educational subject matter. Art and page design to coordinate items, item & illustrative art into test booklets for grades 1-12. Prepress considerations at every phase of production.
White Stag Youth Leadership Development: Adult leader (2011-12, 2012-13) Assist youth in all aspects of preparing summer leadership program.
University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC) Santa Cruz, CA: Classes in graphic production, typograpy, illustration, business, computer and commercial applications.
University of Illinois (UIUC) Champaign/Urbana, IL: BFA with honors, 1984. Curriculum covered Art History as well as extensive work in design, drawing, painting and other media; training includes b&w and color photography, printmaking, and related topics.