A versatile office professional with over 15 years of experience working as a manager in Marketing and Creative Services. A Freelance Graphic Artist, skilled in freehand and vector artistry. Managed numerous multidisciplinary projects from concept to completion.

Core Competencies

  • Project Management
  • High-level Multitasker and Generalist
  • Staff Development and Leadership
  • Custom Reporting Creation
  • Promotional Material Creation
  • Strong Vendor Relationships

Professional Experience

Freelance Artist, KAMonkey
March 2012 – Present
  • Designing art pieces explicitly for consumer products through online Print-on-Demand retailers.
  • Produced realistic photo manipulation and photo composites.
  • Developing marketing and product materials, including but not limited to logos, postcards, flyers, spec sheets, and manuals.
  • Manipulating documents and images for print and web use.
  • Communicating with clients to determine design vision, scope of work, and deliverable timeframes.
Marketing & Technical Manager, Parker House Furniture – Chino, CA
May 2001 – July 2016
  • Managed, trained, and inspired the in-house marketing and creative services team of four.
  • Led the creative direction and conception of all promotional and POP materials.
  • Oversaw all photography selection, catalog and sample creation, and assembly instruction from concept, through prepress, to print.
  • Produced simple-to-complex marketing pages, banners, e-newsletters, and large format sales tools for tradeshows, including for use at nationwide retailers.
  • Developed and edited mass mailing letters, product data sheets, and product romance copy.
  • Supervised the marketing material mail center, reviewing inventories and sample ordering.
  • Designated and managed technical and print vendors, reviewing all costing and budgets.
  • Generated and preserved all digital assets, including distribution to vendors.
  • Involved in product development, reviewing pricing, design, construction, and features.
  • Collaborated directly with international manufacturers regarding product and design.
  • Managed the processing of all product data sets and cost centers, including auditing.
  • Built and implemented custom reporting tools, costing templates, and complex reports within the ERP and MS Excel.
  • Created and managed the main-website and multiple sub-websites for twelve years.
  • Oversaw all computer and network administration, implementation, and repair.
  • Handled procurement of all company supplies, office equipment, and marketing assets; directly involved in receipt, processing disbursement, and inventory control.


Citrus College, Glendora CA
Associate of Arts Degree in Fine Arts, May 2006

Additional Skills

  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
    (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite
  • Basic website design and administration
    (HTML, WordPress, PHP, CSS)
  • Local network administration and setup
  • PC setup and maintenance
  • Bilingual, Spanish and English