A decade of experience creating simple, effective and easy-to-understand designs.  

Currently freelancing while earning my MFA.

Contact Me if you’re interested in working together.

Experience

Ryan Elizabeth Design

Freelance UX, Web & Print Designer | Jun 2015 — Present

Collaborate with technical teams to design experiences for interactive applications & websites, including creating wireframes, visual designs & interactions with third party software. Create print & interactive annual reports, print & kindle books, event brochures, logos & web advertisements.

Ayantek

Experience Designer | Apr 2012 — Jun 2015

Created user experience & visual designs  for websites, interfaces, portals, reports & email templates. Worked with internal sales team to create & participate in new business presentations. Worked directly with clients to determine project goals & requirements. Prepared client estimates.

Catalyst, Inc.

Junior Art Director | Sep 2009 — Apr 2012

Developed & implemented client brand standards, including color palettes, logo usages, image treatments, ad templates & trade show booth templates. Collaborated with creative team to brainstorm & develop concepts. Prepared files for professional printing, reviewed & approved proofs.

PearTree Design

Graphic Designer | Jul 2007 — Sep 2009

Conceptualized, designed & produced direct mail pieces, brochures, advertisements, identity systems & websites. Managed, designed & produced a quarterly direct mail publication.

Boston magazine

Design Intern | Sep 2006 — May 2007

Designed online ads, email blasts & web pages

Education

Massachusetts College of Art & Design

Masters of Fine Art in Design | May 2018

Boston University College of Communication

Bachelor of Science in Communication; Minor in Visual Art | 2007

Awards

2014 Horizon Interactive Awards

Silver Winner in School/ University Division

2014 Mitx Innovation Award

Finalist