JDM Creative

About Joe

I enjoy having creative freedom for a meaningful vision while in search of the best breakfast burrito (bbb). Driven about using a digital design strategy and process to effectively communicate the culture of your brand or business.

Koloa, Hawaii

(808) 634-0979

SKILLS

• Website Design
• Graphic Design
• Midjourney Prompt Writing
• ChatGPT
• Layout Design
• Market Research

EXPERTISE

• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe InDesign
• Adobe Photoshop
• WordPress
• Divi Theme
• Squarespace
• Wix
• HTML & CSS
• WooCommerce

EDUCATION

BA, Leadership Studies
Vanguard University of
Southern California
1996 – 2001

Experience

FREELANCE WEB & GRAPHIC DESIGN | 2008 – PRESENT

Independently work with businesses, entrepreneurs, and nonprofit organizations on branding, website creation, IT, marketing collateral, and brand design.

• Create and maintain websites for businesses & nonprofits.

• Work with clients on design, layout, and functionality utilizing the WordPress library of plugins, formatted themes on SquareSpace and Wix.

• Maintain relevant information per the company’s growth, season, initiative, or campaign.

• Design/creation of content, logos, and brand assets using Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign).

• Creation of collateral for social media and all digital platforms.

GRAPHIC DESIGN & SCREEN PRINTING | July 2021 – January 2024

Graphic design for a t-shirt screen printing company. Duties included managing a pipeline of design projects, working with clients on designing logos for print using Adobe Illustrator, prepping files for the screen-burning process, and ensuring the quality of brands.

SOCIAL WORK | DECEMBER 2011 – MARCH 2021

• Worked in various programs that advocated for youth in the juvenile justice system.

• Provided direct services to youth and families.

• Assisted in grant-writing processes to secure program funding.

Experience

GRAPHIC DESIGN & SCREEN PRINTING JULY | 2021-PRESENT

Graphic design for a t-shirt screen printing company. Duties include working with clients on designing logos for print using Adobe Illustrator, prepping files for the screen-burning process, and ensuring the quality of brands.

FREELANCE WEB & GRAPHIC DESIGN | 2008 – PRESENT

Independently work with businesses, entrepreneurs, and nonprofit organizations on branding, website creation, IT, marketing collateral, and brand design.

• Create and maintain websites for businesses & nonprofits.

• Work with clients on design, layout, and functionality utilizing the WordPress library of plugins, formatted themes on SquareSpace and Wix.

• Maintain relevant information per the company’s growth, season, initiative, or campaign.

• Design/creation of content, logos, and brand assets using Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign).

• Creation of collateral for social media and all digital platforms.

SOCIAL WORK | DECEMBER 2011-MARCH 2021

• Worked in various programs that advocated for youth in the juvenile justice system.

• Provided direct services to youth and families.

• Assisted in grant-writing processes to secure program funding.

Koloa, Hawaii

(808) 634-0979

SKILLS

• Website Design
• Graphic Design
• Layout Design
• Market Research

EXPERTISE

• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe InDesign
• Adobe Photoshop
• WordPress
• Divi Theme
• Squarespace
• Wix
• HTML & CSS
• WooCommerce

EDUCATION

BA, Leadership Studies
Vanguard University of Southern California
1996 – 2001

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