Communication Graphics Technician

816-517-5271 or

SKILLS: Apple tech support: Operating System installations and updates, security settings, hardware troubleshooting, peripheral networking and installations. Adobe Enterprise Administrator; Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (CS6-2024CC): Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, WordPress, HTML5, CSS3. Experience with Final Cut Pro X and 4K video editing. Experience with taking event speaker's video and GoPro action video. Working experience with JavaScript and jQuery. Copy writing, content development.


Independent Design and Video

Jan. 2010 – Present

Create and maintain websites using WordPress, HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Copy writing, blog, web media assets. Customization and repairs of personal Apple Macs, including installation of SSD hard drives. Learn video camera and editing software.

Metropolitan Community Colleges - Longview Campus

August 10, 2021 – Current • Lee's Summit, MO

Apple and Adobe Enterprise Computer Support

Install, diagnose and (advanced) repair of 2019 iMacs, troubleshoot system software. Customize (21) Apple security settings. Adobe Enterprise Administrator tasks. Network and troubleshoot all classroom peripherals. Reformat or clone hard drives, reset iPads. Assist students with learning Adobe software.

Metropolitan Community Colleges - Longview Campus

Dec. 2020 – April 30, 2021 • Lee's Summit, MO

Computer Support Specialist, Apple and Adobe Enterprise Administrator

Install (21) Apple iMacs hardware and Apple operating systems, software and peripherals. Network printers, scanners and peripherals. Initialize PC computers.

Metropolitan Community Colleges - Longview Campus

Sept.- Nov. 2020 (temporary pandemic related position) Lee's Summit, MO

Entry Site Monitor, High Tech Automotive Building

Metropolitan Community Colleges - Longview Campus

Jan. 2003 – Sept. 2020, Lee's Summit, MO

Learning Specialist III, Apple and Adobe Administrator

  • Technical support for Apple iMacs hardware and operating systems, software and peripherals
  • Assess and address workstation issues on iMacs, PC computers and network devices
  • Assist Computers in Design 110 students with learning Adobe software
  • Create open lab and staff schedules each semester
  • Communicate with students, staff and instructors • Co-interview prospective assistants

(2016-2019) Responsible for recommendations and successful installation and networking of new classroom hardware, including professional printer, scanners, Wacoms and supplies for Graphic Design and Digital Photography classes.

Corporate Express

Graphic Art Technician

2000 to 2002, Lenexa, KS Preflight and prepare digital files to Computer to Plate workflow of Heidelberg Creo. Create product templates. Proofread. Send files to sister divisions through FTP network. Process plates for web press. Design of in-house educational display materials.

Technicraft Service Bureau (TRC)

Graphic Art Technician

1999 (Peoria, IL, relocated to Missouri) Preflight and send files to network’s wide format printers and linotronic. Maintain and calibrate network printers. Manage yearbook design and film output. Communicate with designers about requirements.


Graphic Art and Imaging Technician

1994 – 1998, East Peoria, IL

    Production Artist/Agfa Operator/Darkroom Assistant: Redraw art in Illustrator, step and repeat. Strip 4 color process films.


Associate in Applied Science, Graphic Design

Illinois Central College

Washington Community High School Graduate

Washington, Iowa