Hi, I'm Ali!

Graphic designer, writer and dreamer with over 15 years experience. Diverse background and portfolio enhance value and flexibility. Passionate worker dedicated to doing the best no matter how big or small the task. Versatile and fast learner.

Skills

Digital Design

  • Develop websites using Content Management Systems.
  • Modify websites in multiple languages including English, Thai and Chinese.
  • Create and communicate social media posts on various platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.
  • Mock up websites and applications both in wireframes and prototypes.
  • Manage online storefronts including product entry and store design.
  • Customize websites using HTML and CSS.
  • Utilize SEO and Analytics on multiple websites and social media.

Graphic Design

  • Develop brand solutions for clients including logo design, color schemes, business cards, stationary and brand standards.
  • Utilize brand standards in a wide range of solutions including fliers, brochures, posters, banners, catalogs, ads, signage and invitations.
  • Adapt forms such as patient medical history, applications and forms.
  • Revise existing projects in multiple languages.

Communication

  • Write and manage social media including events and posts.
  • Develop email marketing campaigns from design to scheduling.
  • Research and author web content.

Software

  • Adobe Acrobat Pro
  • Adobe AfterEffects
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe Spark
  • Buffer
  • Google Analytics
  • HootSuite
  • HTML/CSS
  • Hype 3
  • iContact
  • Joomla
  • Mac OS/Windows
  • MailChimp
  • Microsoft Office
  • SEO in WordPress
  • Sketch/Invision
  • SquareSpace
  • WordPress

Education

Johnson County Community College

Overland Park, KS
Associate’s Degree in Graphic Design

University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS
Bachelor’s Degree in English
Concentration in Communications

Work Experience

TravelCoin Foundation & MyTravelBiz

Prairie Village, Kansas
Social Media, Web & Graphic Designer

2017 – present

Eyesight Media

Prairie Village, Kansas
Graphic Designer & Co-Owner
2011 – present

Foot Specialists of Kansas City

Lenexa, Kansas
Billing Specialist & Graphic Designer
2011 – 2014 & 2015 – 2018

McLiney Lumber & Supply, LLC

Prairie Village, KS
Graphic Designer
2014 – 2015

Awards and Certificates

JCCC Honor Roll
City of Olathe Holiday Card
Facebook Marketing
Service Learning Certified