Experience

Freelance Designer & Illustrator | Austin, TX | 2013 - present
Mindzai Creative, designer.
Slingin' Sliders, created new logo, business cards, menu, t-shirts
Middleton Brewing, branding, designing and illustrating beer labels (15), menus, t-shirt graphics, flyers, posters, business cards, signage. 

Middleton Brewing | San Marcos, TX | 2013 - present
Assistant brewer, cellar man, inventory management, in-house artist
The Dallas Morning Newspaper | Dallas, TX | 2013
Created two illustrations of Willie Nelson for the an editorial section titled “80 Ways to See Willie” for an article on Willie’s 80th birthday.
Gabriel’s Wine & Spirits | San Marcos, TX | 2012 - 2014
Assistant Manager, managing the beer department, receive shipments, started and maintain a weekly email for beer customers, illustrating signs, customer service, cashiering, stocking, and taking deliveries.
Occam Marketing, David Lipson | Arlington, TX | 2012
Commissioned nine illustrations of peace signs.
The University Star, Texas State University | San Marcos, TX | 2011- 2012
Staff Illustrator, created illustration for specifically the opinions section at the Texas State
University Newspaper.
The Collegian, Tarrant County College | North Richland Hills, TX | 2010 - 2011
Staff Illustrator, created illustrations for the editorial sections in the Tarrant County College
weekly newspaper.

Awards and Activities
Jo's Cafe Artist of the Month | 2015
Hung and sold paintings for the month of July.
Deans List | 2013
Made the Dean’s list for Fall Semester 2013
Society of Professional Journalist, National Level | 2010
Finalist for Editorial Cartooning for two illustrations, 2nd & 4th Place.
Society of Professional Journalist, Regional Level | 2010
1st Place in Region 8 for the Mark of Excellence Award in Editorial Cartooning for Two-Year College/University.
Skateboard Art Club, Ringling College of Art & Design | 2009 -2010
Met with elementary school children and painted recycled skateboards and had a show of the skateboards we had all painted together.

Education
Texas State University
| San Marcos, TX
2014 | Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communication Design, focus in Illustration
GPA : 3.15