JOSEPH L PRATT

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 - August 2018

Charlotte, North Carolina

Graphic Design Diploma

 

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

 

WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY

August 2012 - May 2016

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Bachelor of Science in Sport Management

Cum Laude

 

 

EXPERIENCE

 

FOOTWEAR SALES ASSOCIATE

DICKS SPORTING GOODS

July 2016 - Present

Charlotte, North Carolina

Among the top selling sales associates for this location, excellent customer service skills

 

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

VISUAL IMPRESSIONS

July 2018 – July 2018

Charlotte, North Carolina

Internship position editing customer files for production, customer service, production training

 

ASSISTANT BASEBALL COACH AND CATCHERS COACH

SOUTHERN SCHOOL OF ENERGY AND SUSTAINABILITY

February 2017- April 2017

Durham, North Carolina

Run training sessions and drills, develop specific plans tailored to athlete progress

 

 

REFERENCES

Available upon request