Legacy Image Specialist, Founder
Exist in Images  03/2010 – Present

  • Scanning, restoring, editing, printing of vintage and antique images and ephemera
  • Best practices in web and print resolution, color management, metadata, and file formats
  • Web development, WordPress theme customization; social media publishing
  • Graphic design and production for websites, print, and social media materials

 

Freelance Media Producer, Manager
Colleen Mathis Media  03/2010 – Present

  • Product and event photography, studio portraiture, Lightroom and Photoshop
  • Script-writing, video editing and post-production, audio engineering, YouTube and Vimeo
  • Event coordination: workshops, art openings, release parties, performances, memorials
  • Artist management: develop image and voice, promotion, publishing schedules
  • Writing: press releases, grant applications, articles, marketing materials, travelogues
  • WordPress customization, web development and administration, project management
  • Community management: Facebook Groups and Pages, Listservs, and message boards

 

Web Developer I
WhitePages, Inc., 09/2007 – 05/2010

  • Facilitate communication and education between Ad Ops and Engineering departments;
  • Front-end Web development; Agile Methodology, command line, Git, Dreamweaver, Bugzilla
  • Create, troubleshoot and publish ads with Atlas ad server
  • Develop and teach workshops to empower colleagues to troubleshoot common ad issues
  • Standardize assets and create templates for high-revenue advertising partners

 

Administrative Coordinator
UWMC Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, 03/2005 – 09/2007

  • Faculty support; Copyedit and format peer-reviewed journal articles and presentations
  • Create, maintain, update department Web sites, MySQL and Access databases
  • Redesign intranet site with PHP/MySQL to improve usability and maintenance
  • Develop written content for the new inpatient and outpatient care Web pages
  • Act as technical consultant on digital media and Web publishing to non-technical staff

 

Freelance Web Administrator and Copy Editor
Mearcair Productions, 03/2001 – 03/2005

  • Design, develop and maintain Web sites for community organizations, non-profits, artists
  • Administer hosting and FTP accounts, e-mail accounts, software installation and upgrades
  • Copy editing for grant applications, movie treatments, academic papers, employee manuals
  • Founded a multi-author, tea industry blog featuring sourcing, preparation and product reviews

 

Musicseller
Barnes & Noble, Seasonal Temp, Winter 2003-04

  • Stock inventory, customer service, cash register, membership and gift card fulfillment
  • Was hired for the holiday season and kept on through April

 

Media Editor
BootlegTV / Bootleg Networks, 03/2000 – 03/2001

  • Log, edit, and optimize video footage; Transcribe journals from our touring camera crew
  • Proofread and format hardcopy and digital versions of administrative materials
  • Webmaster for internet and intranet sites; Design, develop, launch new corporate Web site

 

Bachelor of Theatre Arts
Central Washington University – Ellensburg, WA

  • Emphases in directing, acting, and movement, sound design
  • Work-study as assistant in the theatre marketing department
  • Organizing member of Central Theatre Club; Received Freshman of the Year Award
  • Summer stock sound designer, Laughing Horse Summer Theatre
  • DJ, specialty show host on campus station KCWU 88.1 (formerly KCAT)
Technical Skills
  • Photoshop, Lightroom
  • Premiere, Premiere Clip
  • Microsoft Office Suite,  Acrobat
  • Adobe Audition, Audacity
  • Google Apps Suite / Analytics
  • Agile, Git, Visual SourceSafe
  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP
  • WordPress / CMS customization
  • Social Media Management
  • DSLR cameras
  • Off-camera flash systems