Resume

Experience

CHALKBEAT
Graphic Designer & Project Manager December 2019-Present
Design and build new products, work with teams across the organization to ensure brand consistency, elevate the brand, and enhance the visual presentation of Chalkbeat’s journalism by developing an illustration strategy, maintaining photo archives, and managing freelance photography.

LAUREN BRYANT DESIGN
Founder & Creative Director2015-Present
Branding, print, digital, and web design for a variety of clients including theatre companies, performing and visual artists, non-profit organizations, political candidates, and entrepreneurs. Select Clients: Anthropologie, Chestnut Hill Conservancy & Historical Society, Good Good Comedy, Haven Adoptions, Rethink Education, Stageplays Theatre Company

DREXEL UNIVERSITY
Adjunct Professor | Fall 2018
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, Department of Digital Media
Course: Creative Concept Design

PENNSYLVANIA BALLET
Graphic Design Intern | Junior Designer |
Designer, Creative Services | 2015-2017
Designed and produced print and digital materials for all departments. Updated company website and managed social media accounts. Retouched photos and maintained digital archives. Managed production of Playbill booklets and coordinated with print vendors.

SPOTCO
Design Intern January, June-August 2015
Assisted in creating key art for major Broadway musicals, explored typography for show titles and campaigns, prepared internal and client presentations, and conducted photo stock research.

MICHELE HAINES
Personal Assistant 2008-2015
Designed postcards, business cards, brochures, menus, and event invitations. Managed blog, social media, and client database. Conducted correspondence with new business partners. Wrote and transcribed biographical stories and articles for world-traveling professional chef.

 

Professional Development

SRCCON: Product | February 2020
A participant-led interactive conference for 150 product thinkers working at the intersection of product and news.

Make a Mark | October 2019
Volunteered as a designer in a 12-hour creative make-a-thon benefitting local humanitarian causes.

Gap International Breakthrough Intensive January 2019
Three-day intensive focusing on generating new thinking methodology.

AIGA Philadelphia Programming Committee Member | 2018-2019
Planned, coordinated, and designed promotional materials for AIGA Philadelphia events.

Feminist Incubator 2018
Online business strategy course for creative entrepreneurs.

 

Education

University of Delaware
Bachelor of Fine Arts: Visual Communications, Cum Laude | 2015
Honors Program and Dean’s List | 2011-2015
VCUK London Study Abroad | 2014

Brown University
Pre-College Program | 2010
Courses in studio art and writing

 

Awards & Shows

Modern-Day Griot Theatre
Featured Artist and Event Photographer | March 2016
See, Hear, Taste, Touch celebrates Women’s Month with an art gallery and one-act play festival.

Women of Promise
Honoree | April 2014
Recognition for exceptional undergraduate women, nominated by a tenured female faculty member.

 

Skills & Software

Graphic Design, Illustration, Layout, Photography, Project Management, Account Development, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, FinalCut Pro, Figma, WordPress, Wix, Mailchimp, Asana, Airtable, Calendly, Toggl, Wave, Microsoft Office Suite


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