Kelly Sekins

About

Recent graduate from San Francisco State University School of Design B.S. program and experience in management in the hospitality industry seeking to utilize visual design skills in typographic principles, brand principles, web and motion design. Well polished in a fast-paced environment and believes in the benefit of being a team player. Knowledge of how to improve life for underrepresented minorities by using Adobe products such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, XD, Premiere Pro, and After Effects, Spark, and Dreamweaver in a UI/UX inclusive design format.

Photoshop 90%
InDesign 80%
Illustrator 65%
HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Wordpress, Unity 60%
After Effects 40%

Jobs

Intern Research Assistant

6/2016 to 8/2016
San Francisco State University, Nathan Shapira Archive
San Francisco, CA

  • Developed and implemented an organization of the archive according to the international standard of the decimal system.
  • Investigated and created a proposal to find a way to put Nathan Shapira and the archive on www.Wikipedia.com for future interns.
  • Revitalized and shaped promotional development strategies for visitors and students to understand universal design.

 

Food and Beverage Supervisor

11/2007
Moscone Center
San Francisco, CA

  • Supervised over 50 team member at one time while prioritizing procedures behind the house resulting in quicker setup time.
  • Oversaw events were set up according to procedure keeping in mind safety rules set by the state of California.

Sales Associate/Photographer

12/2003 to 04/2005
Sears Portrait Studio
Richmond, CA

  • Customized photo sessions with clients ranging all ages this leading to sales records of 133% average over other employees.
  • Operated opening and closing procedures on my own.

Education

San Francisco State University

Aug 2013-2017
San Francisco, CA
Bachelor of Science: Visual Communication
GPA 3.49

Contra Costa College

Jan 2013
San Pablo, CA
AA: Communication in English Language &Critical Thinking
AA: Mathematics & Science
AA: Arts & Humanities,
GPA 3.78

Training Treasure Island Job Corps

May 2003
Culinary Arts
High School Diploma:
Guajome Park Academy
Treasure Island, CA

Achievements

  • Member of the Beta Beta Chapter of San Francisco State University Epsilon Pi Tau in 2015 Awards
  • Third Place Persuasive Speaking Novice Division Championship Tournament 2010 Northern California Forensics Association
  • First Place Persuasive Speaking and Pros 2010 Contra Costa College

 

References Upon Request