Hello, I’m Melba.
I am a graphic designer currently living in the Atlanta, GA area with over 10 years experience in the industry. With familiarity with both Mac and PC platforms, advanced knowledge of all current design and web software and experience in many markets, I can be a fantastic asset to your company.
B.A. in Fine Art/Design , B.A. in Fine Art/Design
May 2000 - May 2000
Kellen Company , Atlanta
April 2006 - January 2012
Worked with clients to help develop and design trade show booths and signs, annual meeting materials, magazines, UI design, web sites, and marketing materials. Worked with clients in construction, education, airline, healthcare, finance and food industries. Met with new clients to discuss design schedules and expectations.
Graphic Specialist/Literature Coordinator
EIS, Inc. , Atlanta
June 2005 - April 2006
Helped organize graphics department and manage team members on all EIS internal and external publications. Maintain the EIS Internet and Intranet and rebuilt the website. Maintained all Macintosh computer equipment.
Macintosh Specialist/Business Team Representative
Apple Computer Company , Atlanta
September 2004 - February 2006
Helped Apple customers determine proper business/home solutions for their computing needs. Helped to execute visual floor plans, software demonstrations, Power Point/Keynote presentations and events within the store.
State of Tennessee Economic and Community Development , Nashville
July 2003 - August 2004
Assisted Director of Advertising with development of collateral, advertising, and presentations for the Economic and Community Development Department as well as other departments within the state government. This included presentations, marketing materials, annual reports and strategic plans, all with the purpose of business recruitment and retention within Tennessee.
Bredex Corp/McGraw-Hill Digital Learning , Nashville
April 2001 - July 2003
Developed more than 16,000 original graphics for and assisted in the development of web–based educational assessment, reporting, and improvement system for grades K–6. Worked with team to edit questions and problem–solved graphic issues such as making graphics and stories age-appropriate for elementary school children. Helped take project from infancy to completion in a year. Supervised team of eight to ensure accuracy, completeness, and correctness of more than 30,000 audio files.