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State of Washington Department of Licensing
Forms and Records Analyst
Provide graphics, forms, and design support for agency website.
Provide graphic design, software technical assistance, and editorial support
to in-house publications designers.
Write, edit, design, and produce ready-for-print masters (or PDFs) of newsletters,
brochures, training manuals, flyers, and posters.
Research, evaluate, propose, and maintain forms and graphic design standards
for the agency.
Manage, design, and produce program area desktop publishing projects and
Wrote and edited informational documents, advertising copy, newsletter
articles/interviews, instructions, and form letters in several support positions
throughout my career.
Edited a project proposal for out-sourced ISP technical support and start-up
services for submission to a midwestern cable corporation.
Wrote a supplemental budget request for funds to create an electronic forms
review/analysis project for submission to the state legislature.
Provided user support via email and phone for Pagemaker, Freehand, Photoshop,
Provided Mac/Windows95 operating system and connectivity support via email and phone.
Wrote and edited copy for a newspaper advertising department.
Coordinated several statewide projects in a government agency.
Highly proficient with Pagemaker as a tool for forms and publications design and
Extremely capable with Freehand in the creation of graphics, flyers, and customized
logos for web and cross-platform use.
Creative and effective with Photoshop as an image editor for web graphics and
printed image production.
Comfortable in the use of BBEdit as a text-based HTML editor.
Familiar with Acrobat as a format for distributing consistent-looking documents
and interactive forms to non-specific platforms via the Internet, intranets, or LANs.
Functions capably in both web and print publishing industries as a copy writer,
copy editor, graphic designer, and troubleshooter.
Communicates, negotiates, and organizes effectively and efficiently.
Understands business process analysis, extranet/intranet website construction,
and the rudiments of computer hardware functions.
Respects and recognizes the practical value of clean, efficient HTML coding.
The Evergreen State College
References, mailing address, and phone number
06/88 Bachelor of Arts - English and Mass Communications
Lower Columbia Community College
06/86 Associate of Arts - English
available upon request
For samples of work, see the two-color resume site
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