Resume

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Summary

I am an experienced journalist / information graphic artist with skills in the Adobe Creative Suite, web design and document creation. I have a proven track record of delivering projects on time and within budget, utilizing a range of cutting edge programs.

Technical Skills

Professional experience

Shipt

Professional shopper
April 2020-present


Uber

Professional driver
November 2016-present


Neighborhood News

Graphic Designer/Web Specialist
February 2019-August 2019
My primary responsibility was design of newsletters, advertisements, and marketing materials. I also worked in the development and maintenance of company websites, social media, relational database management and other related duties.


San Antonio Express-News

Information Graphic Artist
November 1996-August 2016
My primary responsibility was to create information graphics – maps, data grids, text boxes, magazine layouts – while working with reporters, editors and photographers on daily deadlines. I also designed and built interactive web projects for MySanAntonio.com, the Express-News website. During my tenure, I also wrote several feature articles, and I am still writing the DVD Extra blog for MySanAntonio.com.

Military experience

U.S. Army/Air Force Hometown News

Military Photojournalist
Kelly AFB, San Antonio, Texas
April 1989-November 1991

I traveled around the world, writing stories about soldiers and airmen for publication in their hometown newspapers, serving as both writer and photographer on missions. I also worked with the Television Holiday Greetings program.


U.S. Army Japan - 10th Area Support Group

Military Photojournalist/Public Affairs Specialist/Radio Broadcaster
Torii Station, Okinawa, Japan
October 1985-February 1989

My primary responsibility was reporter / editor for the command staff newspaper. I was also the command staff photographer and a disc jockey for the local Armed Forces Radio/Television Service (AFRTS) radio station.

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Education

Codeup, 2017

Immersive, full-stack career accelerator that provides students with 536+ hours of expert instruction in
software development

University of Texas at San Antonio, 1994

Bachelor of Arts in English

Defense Information School (DINFOS), 1985, 1989

Basic Journalist Course
Intermediate Photojournalism Course

Community service

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