Let me tell you a lil’ something about me...



 Skills 


Technical
Figma, Sketch, InVision, Adobe Suite (XD, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Lightroom, After Effects, Acrobat, Dimension, Aero), G-Suite, Asana

Soft
Adaptability, Community engagement, social media strategy and management, problem identification and problem solving, brand identity systems, organizational strategy, self-reflection, self-initiated learning, time management, optimism

Experience


Guerrero Media
Designer
June 2019 - Present
Chicago, Illinois

I am the sole designer for Profile Magazine as well as the designer for our Audience and Engagement Team. I am responsible for the design of the magazine, social media collateral, general sales collateral for Guerrero Media, and all of our branded events that we host. Assisted in reshaping the internal creative brief process, streamlining it to an online platform. Trailblazed the use of augmented reality (AR) and QR codes for the first time in company history.

Pohla Creative Consulting
Founder
October 2016 - Present

Pohla Creative Consulting provides design services for creative companies. We turn daydreams and brainstorm sessions into impactful and exciting branded collateral. Through multiple packages and options, our projects range from digital to print and all of the in-between.

HOK
Marketing Coordinator + Designer
December 2018 - June 2019
Chicago, Illinois

Yes Packaging/Yes Print
Designer
May 2018 - October 2018
Chicago, Illinois

During my time at Yes, I kickstarted the new web presence and social media strategies, as well as facilitating a new brand direction and marketing strategy to integrating e-mail marketing. I was also involved in structural and art design for packaging products, pre-flighting printed art files, and press checks. I recruited and managed a fulfillment team of upwards of 15 people, maintained client communications for projects with various moving parts, and facilitated vendor communication for printed deliverables. I assisted the office managers with large-parcel skid air-freight shipping and orders with unique address shipment, handling lists of over 500 individual addresses.

Elkhorn Media & Entertainment
Freelance Graphic Designer
November 2017 - January 2018
Greater Chicago Area

Education


Tribeca Flashpoint College
Associate's degree, Design and Visual Communications
(2016 - 2018) (4.0 GPA)

Awards


Best Portfolio - Graphic Design and Interactive Media
June 2018

Flashpoint Chicago Valedictorian
May 2018 Flashpoint Chicago

Tribeca Flashpoint College's Presidential Scholarship
January 2018
Awarded to students who demonstrate achievement in academics throughout their tenure.

Community Building/Volunteer Experience


Chicago Graphic Design Club
2020 - current
Programming strategy, programming organization, social media content creation and management, community outreach

AIGA, Chicago chapter
2018 - 2020
social media content creation and management, day-of event volunteering, community outreach for the Mentor program, event photography

Publications


ISH 
Winter 2018 Annual—unfin-ISH-ed
Happy Accidents”, “A Mission Yet Completed”, “Rose of Words”, “So You Think You’re a Writer

What I’m looking for 


  • Leadership training
  • Client interaction
  • WFH flexibility
  • Laughter