Kahlin G. Smith

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

 

RIDGE VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

March 2010 - June 2011

Columbia, South Carolina

Diploma

 

 

EXPERIENCE

 

HOST / WAITER

Chili's Bar & Grill

December 2016 - July 2017

Columbia, South Carolina

Responsible for greeting and welcoming guests, serving food, and handling transactions

 

LEASING CONSULTANT

RIVERSIDE APARTMENTS

May 2014 - July 2015

Columbia, SC

Front office consultant who provides information, rates, tours, and answers phone calls to those with interest in the estate property.

 

 

REFERENCES

Available upon request