Stacy Matthews

Stacy Matthews

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OBJECTIVE

An energetic and enthusiastic “can-do” person who is self-motivated, self-directed and ready to obtain a Graphic Designer position where I can utilize my creative, computer and design skills and leadership experiences to impact my community.

EDUCATION Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC

AAS, Advertising and Graphic Design, May 2012
• Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society
• Communication Officer, AIGA Student Chapter
• Portfolio Show Chair, Fall 2011
• GPA 4.0, President’s List Spring and Fall 2010, Spring 2011
• Awarded the 2011 Outstanding Student Award in Advertising + Graphic Design
• Related Coursework: Graphic Design I, II, III & IV, Print Production,
Typography I & II, Interactive Design, Marketing, Illustration, Drawing

SKILLS
• Design & Project Management
• Effectively coordinate and prioritize various projects simultaneously in a deadline
driven environment
• Extremely well organized, detail-oriented and a highly motivated self-starter
• Brainstorming and investigating to come up with insightful design ideas, mock ups
and concepts

Business Management
• Developed business plan, branding, marketing, and maintained bookkeeping as
an entrepreneur and established a 501c
• Writes and verbally communicates well to a diverse audience

Computer & Printing Skills
• Experienced in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, Flash Catalyst, Google Maps,
social networking platforms, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint,
Outlook and Excel)
• Proficient in Mac and PC
• Ability to properly format digital files across various platforms for multiple outputs
• Collaborates well with printers, programmers, developers or other technicians, to
complete the final product

EXPERIENCE
Graphic Designer Intern, TEACCH Autism Program, Charlotte, NC Januray – May 2012
Executive Assistant, Bank of America, Charlotte, NC, March 2007–February 2009
Office Manager/Church Administrator, Reconciling the World Ministries, May 2003–March 2007

COMMUNITY
Volunteer, Secretary, Parent Leadership Board, Stoney Creek Elementary, 2008–Present
Volunteer, Charlotte International Church, 2008 – Present
Volunteer, Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System, 2000 – Present
Volunteer, Second Harvest Food Bank, February 2011
Volunteer, Reconciling the World Ministries, Leadership Role 2003 – 2008

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

AIGA Charlotte Member Spotlight, December 2011

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