Nancy M.

  • Visual Designer Front-end Web Developer
  • Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Graphic Design

Previous positions

  • Freelance Designer at Etsy

Education

California State University, Northridge, Bachelor’s degree, Design and Applied Arts

Background

Summary

Graphic Designer with a demonstrated history of working in the graphic design industry. Skilled in User Experience (UX), User Interface Design, Adobe Photoshop, Front-end Development, and Adobe Illustrator. Strong program and project management professional with a Associate of Arts – AA focused in Fine and Studio Arts from Los Angeles Valley College.

Experience

  • Graphic Designer/ Project Manager

    CSUN Social Impact DesignHub

    2019 – PresentNorthridge, California

  • Freelance Designer

    Etsy

    September 2015 – February 2017(1 year 5 months)Los Angeles, California

    Design

Education

  • California State University, Northridge

    Bachelor’s degree, Design and Applied Arts

  • Los Angeles Valley College

    Associate of Arts – AA, Fine and Studio Arts

Languages

  • Spanish-English

    Native or bilingual proficiency

Projects

  • Senior Design Sprint

    June 2018

    A week long exercise where teams work together to come up with a idea to plan, and then prototype the project in one week.

    Team Members (1):
    • Nancy M.
  • Pathfinder — Front-end track

    September 2017 – May 2018

    A META+LAB student program for the fall and spring semester in a Front-end web development track.

    Team Members (1):
    • Nancy M.
  • Immersive — Front-end track

    May 2018 – June 2018

    A two week Immersive track were students are mentored by web development professionals to teach skills to become versatile web developers.

    Team Members (1):
    • Nancy M.

Skills & Expertise

  • Front-end web Development
  • Graphic Design
  • User Experience (UX)
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • User Interface Design
  • Adobe Photoshop

Certifications

  • Planning a Career in User Experience

    Lynda.com, License

    June 2018

  • Sketch for UX Design

    Lynda.com, License

    July 2019

  • Learning Package Design

    Lynda.com, License

    September 2018

  • Sketch Essential Training: The Basics

    Lynda.com, License

    July 2019

  • InVision for UX Design

    Lynda.com, License

    July 2019

Honors & Awards

  • The LAVC Art Galleries Student Exhibition

    January 2010

    A student exhibition juried by the LAVC art faculty.

  • CSUN Annual Juried Art Student Exhibition

    May 2018

    Art Student Exhibition juried by CSUN art faculty.

  • Deans List CSUN

    February 2019

    Maintain a GPA of 3.5 and above

Organizations

  • SAGA Student Advertising Graphics Association

    Graphic Designer

    Present