UNCW Randall Library
January 2010 - February 2012
Create graphic and interactive content for Randall Library's Website and Social Media channels. Update website content using HTML, CSS, and Drupal CMS. Develop graphics and signage for educational and advertising campaigns.
Create graphics and interactive content for website.
Edit content for social media channels.
Participate in committees.
Director of After School Spanish Club
Murrayville Elementary School
September 2005 - April 2007
Successfully organized, developed and taught the school’s first after-school Spanish club program for children in first grade through fifth grade. Developed all teaching materials and lesson plans for introductory Spanish language and culture education through fun activities and games.
Senior Graphic Designer
J.S. Downs + Associates
January 1998 - January 2001
Created, designed and produced advertising campaigns, newspaper and magazine ads, brochures and other print material. Constructed 3-D models for client’s trade-show displays. Managed clients’ accounts, maintaining direct relationship with clients and vendors. Managed and planned media and ad placement. Planned and developed clients’ award-show presentations. Edited digital video presentations.
August 1994 - November 1998
Managed a Detective Agency specialized in Workers’ Compensation Claims, Liability Claims and Domestic investigations. Took assignments from clients and conducted preliminary investigation through on-line database searches. Organized information, and typed reports. Maintained bookkeeping through computer software and designed programs for accounting, bookkeeping and payroll use. Organized and executed payroll and information necessary for tax preparation.
Gold Advertising, Inc
November 1992 - July 1994
Created, designed and produced advertising campaigns, newspaper and magazine ads, brochures and other print material. Maintained direct relationship with clients and vendors.
North Hills News Record
July 1992 - October 1992
Created, designed and produced a variety of newspaper ads for existing and prospective clients. Made presentations to prospective clients. Followed information provided by the sales representatives and clients.
Sandra Burgman Graphic Design
March 1992 - January 2012
Own and operate a Graphic Design Studio. Create, design and produce all aspects in a variety of design projects for a diversity of clients.
Experienced in Print, Web, and Interactive Graphics, Social Media and Video Editing.
Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite software, Adobe Dreamweaver, Final Cut Pro, and MS Office.
A. Perez-Puelles Publicidad (Ad Agency),
February 1988 - July 1991
Created, developed and produced advertising campaigns for a diversity of clients. Direct contact with clients and vendors. Supervised art department employees. Teamed with Creative Director to create and develop ad campaign concepts.
Assistant Art Director
Estudios de la Fuente
October 1987 - January 1988
Completed illustrations in a variety of media. Developed design concepts.