Hey there, I am Katie a graphic designer & shoe enthusiast. I have worked with a range of clients and although my talents are immeasurable, my greatest knowledge circulates around brand identity design, social media, marketing, and ideation, but it does not stop there. My wish is to fuse all of my cognitive experiences in these areas to deliver quality to my employer, clients and their audiences. Let me know what you think about my work. You can also visit my actually portfolio site here.
The Safe Sex Project French Programme at IU Northwest Excellence by Design Perfect Words Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service in Porter County New Beginnings Counseling Tolmen Financial Kankakee Historical Society
Technical Proficiency Platforms: Mac OS and Windows XP/Vista/2000/7 Applications: Adobe Photoshop CS6, Adobe Illustrator CS6, Adobe InDesign CS6, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Experience with HTML and CSS.
Design Proficiency Ad design, Logo and Identity design, Package design, Page layout,Creating mock-ups and presentations for website design, Working under pressure for deadlines, and Creating cohesive promotional pieces.
Katie May Creative 2011 - Present Freelance Designer Valparaiso, IN Creates cohesive brand and promotional design for a various range of clientele.
Purdue Extension Porter County 2010 - Present Marketing Specialist Valparaiso, IN Utilises knowledge of design, desktop publishing and general business skills to produce a wide variety of products including flyers, logos, stationary, banners, posters, and other marketing material. Also attends promotional events and programs.
ROM Computers Inc. 2005 - Present Administrative Assistant Valparaiso, IN Experience with public and customer service and teaches the basics of computers and software.
2009 - May 2013 Indiana University Northwest, Gary, IN B.A., Fine Arts/CIS Graphic Design, Minor: Communication
2008 - 2009 Harrington College of Design, Chicago, IL B.A., Communication Design
2013, The Society of Typographic Arts, Member 2013, AIGA - Chicago, Member (Part of “Grant St. Cooperative” student group)
Porter County Hispanic Assembly (2012 Spring out to Sunset (2010 & 2012) Winter Lights (2008-2012) Valparaiso YMCA - Ring in Spring & Health Kids Day (2005, 2006, 2007 & 2008)