Work Samples

Memorable communications include an aesthetic that compliments the message’s meaning. Whether the medium is digital, physical, or something in between—the user experience is shaped by choices in wording, typography, colors, formatting, imagery, tone, movement, and more. As I’ve grown in my career, I’ve enjoyed learning how to build more advanced formats for communicating with my audiences and exploring how to build engaging content that connects with them. An overview of my work is below.

“5 tips and tricks ✨✨ for working remotely”
Internal email for employees transitioning from in-office to at-home remote work

“SWAN Library Services: 2018 Membership Map”
Map and membership list of 97 Illinois libraries

2018 Membership Map

“Welcome to the SWANpond”
Email newsletter introducing SWAN’s new email list

“SWAN 2018 Meeting Calendar”
One-page calendar of events for members of SWAN

2018 Meeting Calendar

“New Libraries Seeking SWAN Membership”
Infographic summarizing the benefits of adding new members 

New Libraries Seeking SWAN Membership - INFOGRAPHIC

“Get Involved With SWAN – 2017 User Groups and Committees”
Annual guide to meetings and events for organization’s membership

Get Involved With SWAN - 2017 User Groups and Committees cover page

2016 Organization and Graphic Identity Rebranding Project
Including a new organization identity, graphic image logo, typography, colors, public website, membership newsletter, email marketing campaigns, style guide, and  PR strategies

“Write Club Concludes For The Summer With A Crash, A Kick And Butter”
Event coverage of Write Club – Chicago for Chicagoist

“Advice & Resources”
CareerBuilder’s job-seeker advice page

“AOL Jobs”
AOL’s job-seeker advice page

“6 Up-and-Coming Technology Jobs in Health Care”
Article for CareerBuilder, featured on Business Insider

“8 Fulfilling Careers for Retirees”
Article for CareerBuilder, featured on Business Insider

“10 Jobs That Grew More Than 30 Percent This Year”
Article for CareerBuilder, featured on The Huffington Post

“9 Great Second Careers That Don’t Require 4-Year Degrees”
Article for CareerBuilder, featured on The Huffington Post

Served as an editor for “The Talent Equation” by Matt Ferguson, Lorin Hitt and Prasanna Tambe
The Talent Equation