Senior Graphic Designer
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BACKGROUND
My name is Tammy (McGorry) Cornejo and I am an Art Director, Graphic Artist and Web Designer with a BFA in Graphic Design and an AA in Photography. I have over 15 years of experience with branding and print design as well as website design and development.

 
   
 
 

COMPUTER SKILLS

 

• Adobe Acrobat Pro
• Adobe Dreamweaver
• Adobe Flash
• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe InDesign
• Adobe Photoshop

• Adobe Premiere
• CSS
• HTML
• Mac OS X
• Quark XPress
• Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

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EDUCATION

08.1997 - 12.2001

BFA – Graphic Design
Shepherd University - Shepherdstown, West Virginia

08.1997 - 12.2001

AA – Visual Communication, Photography Concentration
Shepherd University - Shepherdstown, West Virginia

09.1993 - 06.1997

High School Degree
Loudoun Valley High School - Purcellville, Virginia

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DESIGN EXPERIENCE

12.2016 - Present

Art Director
PMMI: The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies - Reston, Virginia
Design as well as direct the work of other designers, while maintaining a cohesive visual brand identity across all projects produced. Provide other designers with the objectives, timelines, design standards, templates and elements needed for each project. Oversee multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines. Coordinate with the printer to ensure final printed piece meets expectations. Create logos, brochures, postcards, programs, annual reports, ads, signage, mailers, book covers, eBooks, signage, booths, ads, eBooks, and promotional pieces.

04.2016 - 12.2016

Senior Graphic Designer
PMMI: The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies - Reston, Virginia
Design print collateral for different departments within the Association as well as for the trade show department. Create logos, brochures, postcards, programs, annual reports, ads, signage, mailers, book covers, eBooks, signage, booths, ads, eBooks, and promotional pieces.

12.2005 - 04.2016

Freelance Graphic Artist & Web Designer
SilverArts LLC - Leesburg, Virginia
Develop solutions to meet each client’s goals and budget. From large government agencies to small businesses, manage projects from creating timelines and budgets, as well as creating design options for the client. Create final press-ready files and work with the printer to ensure it’s successful outcome. Design and develop custom SEO websites. Create logos, identity packages, conference branding, eBooks, case studies, brochures and HTML emailers.

06.2004 - 12.2005

Graphic Artist & Web Designer
Kensington Creative Inc. - McLean, Virginia
Collaborated with a team on different client projects. From Fortune 500s to mid-sized businesses, followed each client’s branding guidelines and project specs while delivering a unique design for each event, campaign or presentation. With new clients, created corporate identities, as well as designed and developed their new websites. Also created online newsletters, HTML emailers, brochures, tradeshow booths, postcards, and promotional items for clients.

05.2002 - 06.2004

Graphic Artist & Web Designer
Lawrence Marie Inc. - McLean, Virginia
Worked with a group to create branding for each client, project or music album. Then use that branding to design and develop client websites, HTML emailers, magazines, books, brochures, kit folders, signage, ads and CD packaging.

03.2002 - 04.2002

Freelance Graphic Artist & Web Designer
Ziplex - Ashburn, Virginia
Designed their new company logo. Designed and developed a website for the fundraiser “Bike for 911”.

11.2001 - 12.2001

Freelance Graphic Artist
Fleetwood Design - Hagerstown, Maryland
Redesigned the logo for this graphic design group. Created a new identity package to match.

01.2001 - 07.2001

Graphic Artist & Web Design Intern
AGV Sports Group - Frederick, Maryland
Designed the main web page for this motorcycling apparel company. Assisted with the design and layout of the entire 2001 website. Redesigned their logo in different styles to go on a new casual line of clothing.

06.1999 - 07.1999

Freelance Graphic Artist
E. Brady Robinson
- Shepherdstown, West Virginia
Worked with the artist to edit photographs and designed postcards for this installation piece “Aligned on the Edge”.

02.1997 - 03.1997

Freelance Graphic Artist
Richard T. Gillespie - Leesburg, Virginia
Worked with the historian to create the design and layout of “A Scenic Tour of Loudoun,” in QuarkXPress. Funded by the Loudoun Tourism Council, this booklet was published, printed and sold in Northern Virginia Museums.

 
Senior Graphic Designer
Senior Graphic Designer