Academic Positions

  • Present 2017

    Adjunct Professor

    Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD), Graphic / Web Design

  • Present 2014

    Adjunct Professor

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Graphic / Web Design

  • Present 2015

    Adjunct Professor

    University of Tampa, Graphic / Web Design

  • 2015 2014

    Adjunct Professor

    University of South Florida (USFSP), Graphic / Web Design

  • 2006 2006

    Teacher Assistant

    Savannah College of Art and Design, Graphic Design

Education

  • MFA2009

    Graphic Design

    Savannah College of Art and Design

  • BA2003

    Graphic Information Design

    Central Connecticut State University

Recognition

  • 2015
    Local Gold Addy Award
    [Bankers Financial Corp.] Campaign
  • 2014
    Bronze Stevie Award
    [Bankers Financial Corp.] Campaign (Photographer)
  • 2014
    Markie Award
    [Bankers Financial Corp.] Campaign (Photographer)
  • 2014
    Local Gold Addy Award
    [Bankers Financial Corp.] B-to-B National (Photographer)
  • 2014
    C2 Gold Addy Award
    [Bankers Financial Corp.] Campaign (Photographer)
  • 2014
    C2 Silver Addy Award
    [Bankers Financial Corp.] Direct Marketing
  • 2013
    Regional Silver Addy Award
    [Bankers Financial Corp.] Direct Marketing Campaign
  • 2013
    Local Silver Addy Award
    [Bankers Financial Corp.] Direct Marketing Campaign
  • 2013
    C2 Silver Addy Award
    [Bankers Financial Corp.] Direct Marketing Campaign
  • 2010
    Hello!: Graphic Design Exhibition
    [University of South Dakota] Featuring 4 works
  • 2008
    American Inhouse Design Awards/Winner
    [Atlanta Falcons], Force Media Guide
  • 2008
    American Inhouse Design Awards/Winner
    [Atlanta Falcons], Force Ticket Promo, 2008
  • 2007
    Scaddy Awards, Gold Award
    Interactive Media: Web Site [SCAD]
  • 2004-06
    Graduate Academic Fellowship
    [SCAD]
  • 2001-06
    Cum Lade / National Dean’s List
    [CCSU], [SCAD]
  • 2003
    ACP (Associated Collegiate Press) Newspaper of the Year
    [The Recorder]
  • 2003
    Campus High 5 Award
    [The Recorder], Campus Organization of the Year
  • 1999
    Silver Key Award
    Illustration [NHS]
  • 1998
    All Conference Team
    Cross Country [NHS]

Current Teaching

  • 2017 2017

    Collaborative Workflows

    Minneapolis College of Art and Design

  • 2016 2017

    Online Production

    University of Tampa

  • 2016 2017

    Web Scripting

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2015 2017

    Package Design

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

Teaching History

  • 2017 2017

    Collaborative Workflows

    Minneapolis College of Art and Design

  • 2016 2016

    Basic Web Animation

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2016 2016

    Design Team Production

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2016 2016

    Online Production

    University of Tampa

  • 2016 2016

    Senior Project

    University of Tampa

  • 2017 2016

    Web Scripting

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2016 2016

    Introduction to Layout Design

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2016 2016

    Art Direction

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2016 2016

    Typography - Traditional

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2016 2016

    Senior Portfolio

    University of Tampa

  • 2016 2016

    Website Development II

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2016 2015

    Design Principles

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2015 2015

    Design and Technology

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2015 2015

    Introduction to Layout Design

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2015 2015

    Dimensional Design

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2017 2015

    Package Design

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2016 2015

    Introduction to Web Design

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2015 2015

    Advanced Typography

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2015 2015

    Electronic Design

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2016 2015

    Advanced Computer Graphics

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2015 2015

    Concepts and Practices II

    University of South Florida, St. Petersburg

  • 2015 2014

    Concept Development

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

  • 2014 2014

    Visual Design: Internet

    University of South Florida, St. Petersburg

  • 2014 2014

    Digital Image Manipulation

    The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division

Office Hours

I have two virtual office hours via Skype for each week of the course. My Skype name is signifystudio.

Monday 6:00-7:00 pm EST
Wednesday 9:00-10:00 pm EST

We can also arrange for an appointment at a convenient date and time. Please let me know.