Recent Creative Accomplishments:

(Spring 2010) – Chess Set-researched/sketched/implemented designs for an iPhone game
(Summer2010) – book design-
Ben Mitchell ‘Only the Sound Itself’ a work of collected poems
(Winter 2010) – drawing published in zine ‘We’ll Never Have Paris’ Winter Issue #7, page 1
(March 2011) – solo art show at Espresso Joe’s cafe in Keyport, NJ: Drawings

February 2012 – launch of 3TreeForest web site

Relevant Web Design Experience:

2010-Present:
Codhill Press, Webmaster
New Paltz, NY 2010-Present
Seasonal updates of new publications as needed
Customized PayPal options
Added new title pages
Assisted Authors with content management

Kaufman Patricof Enterprises, Web Production Assistant and Lead Production Artist
New York, NY   1991-2001
In charge of file organization and maintenance on web servers and intranet
Performed all aspects of production including pitch book fabrication & physical mockups
Implemented updates to the content of web sites and expedited client presentations
Authored and produced intra company style guide for design /development departments

Skilled Trade and Management Experience:
Dreamstar Construction, Lead Painter/Finish Carpenter
Shrewsbury, NJ November 2008 – 2009
Coordinated multiple aspects of Premier Clients project needs
Managed day to day aspects of jobs and delegated on an as needed basis to fellow employees

Bill Fidelo Garden Design, Chief Mason
Park Slope, Brooklyn Summer 2008
Crew Management in garden construction: creation of bluestone paver entryway,
servicing existing water features at various locations throughout Brooklyn

Romero Wofsy Studios, Lead Carpenter & Finishing Artist
Nutley, NJ 2007 – 2008

Construction supervision and training employees in faux effects, mural, and stencil applications

Ohayo Painting Commercial Painter
New York, NY 2006 – 2007

Lead painter, employee training and job site manager including materials procurement and arranging transportation

Gill & Lagodich Fine Frames Limited Frame Fabricator and Restorer
New York, NY   2001 – 2003

Fine Arts frame creation and sizing,, Gesso application & sculpting, distressing techniques
Frame photography & image library maintenance, packing of art works for shipment

Education:
Brookdale Community College– Lincroft, NJ
Recently enrolled

Emerson College– Boston, MA
Certificate in Web Design, 1990

School of the Museum of Fine Arts– Boston, MA
Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts, 1989

Fayerweather Street School- Cambridge, MA
Head-started in an alternative environment, class of 1980


Software Skills:
Adobe CS5.5 / WordPress / MS Office /HTML/JavaScript

Organizations, Hobbies, and Interests:
Social/Political Activist - 1980’s to present
Member of Riverkeepers Red Bank, Advocate of Green construction and design and Sustainable Living especially stemming off of the work & ideas of Buckminster Fuller, Drawing/Painting/Sculting in addition to custom picture frame creation, dollhouse construction, furniture restoration

Extra Curricular Activities

TransitionGroup-Red Bank

Skateboarding/Snowboarding, Music librarian and educator