JORDAE A. PERKINS-HOOD

KING’S COLLEGE PLACEMENT DEPARTMENT

c/o Jill MacLaughlin

322 Lamar Avenue, Charlotte, North Carolina 28204

(704) 564-2147 • jmaclaughlin@kingscollegecharlotte.edu

 

SUMMARY: Visual designer capable of creating original vector and raster graphics, collaborating in a team environment, completing elegant responsive websites, enhancing User Experience (UX), streamlining User Interface (UI), generating wireframes and rapid prototypes, incorporating “Design Thinking” into projects from postcards to mobile applications, and ultimately improving the Customer Experience (CX) for brands and enterprise clients

 

KEY SKILLS: Visual Design, UX/UI Design, CX Design, Graphic Design, Layout, Illustration, Wireframing, Rapid Prototype Development, Photo Manipulation, Visual Enhancement, Responsive Web Design, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Web Based Animation, Non-Linear Video Editing, Desktop Publishing, Mobile Application Design, Social Media Management, Ideation, Collaboration, Excellent Written and Oral Communication Skills

 

SOFTWARE PROFICIENCY: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Animate, Adobe Muse, Marvel App, Pencil, iMovie, Microsoft Office, HTML, CSS

 

EDUCATION

 

KING’S COLLEGE

September 2017 - December 2018

Charlotte, North Carolina

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Graphic Design

 

RELEVANT COURSEWORK: Drawing, Typography I & II, Design and Color Theory, Comprehensive Illustration, Electronic Drawing I & II, History of Graphic Design, Desktop Publishing, Microsoft Skills, Electronic Layout and Design, Web Development with HTML, Web Design, Design and Presentation Development, Advertising and Art Portfolio, Multimedia, Animation and Experience Design I & II, Social Media Management, and Business Communications I & II

 

HONORS & ACHIEVEMENTS: Dean’s List, Perfect Attendance

 

CALDWELL CAREER CENTER MIDDLE COLLEGE

August 2013 - May 2017

Lenoir, North Carolina

Diploma

 

EXPERIENCE

 

TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT

NEW COVENANT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

July 2012 – June 2016

Lenoir, North Carolina

Responsible for checking all technological equipment and making sure everything ran smoothly

 

REFERENCES

Available upon request