Leandra Gill

hello@leandra.design
248.346.4200

Experience

Design Project Center Graphic Designer
Grand Rapids,  Michigan | September 2018 ­– present

•  Lead client meetings and discussion.

•  Design and produce environmental graphics, print collateral for local non-profit.

•  Maintain Ferris DSGN/DPC communications.

Dox Design Independent Contractor
Grand Rapids,  Michigan | September 2018 ­– present

•  Work with clients through Dox Design to create deliverables such as brand identity elements, social media graphics, and PowerPoint templates.
•  Design marketing materials for Dox Design.

PMMI Media Group Graphic Design Intern
Chicago, Illinois | June 2018 – August 2018

• Created designs, concepts, and layout templates based on knowledge of design principles and aesthetic design concepts.
• Prepared illustrations or rough sketches of material, discussing them with clients or supervisors and making necessary changes.
• Developed graphics and layouts for print editorial, company logos, and websites.

Traverse City Film Festival Graphic Design Intern
Traverse City,  Michigan | May 2017 – August 2017

• Applied knowledge of print design & production to fulfill print signage & creative requests.
• Created web & social media graphics.
• Maintained festival identity & brand standards.
• Utilized strong organization and communication skills, attention to detail and the ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

Education

Ferris State University College of Business
Big Rapids, Michigan | May 2019

Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science
Minor: Art History

Organizations

AIGA, The Professional Association for Design
Student Member & Ferris State Board Member
West Michigan Chapter | September 2015 – present

•  Directed weekly meetings, volunteer opportunities, and fundraising events with the board to benefit students of Graphic Design.
•  Used social media to communicate and attract students to meetings and events, as well as to share relevant design-related items of interest.

Skills

• Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop

• UX/UI using Sketch, Invision, WordPress, HTML and responsive CSS

• Team communication using Slack, Trello, and Jira

• Project Management using OmniPlan, Google Sheets, and Harvest

• Email design using MailChimp and BeePro

• Photography