Allentown/Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, marie@marie.com


Mac, Windows, HTML/CSS, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, InDesign, Dreamweaver),
JavaScript, Jquery, PHP, Microsoft Visual Studio, Wordpress, Magneto, Sketchup (3D), natural media


Web Designer/Developer
2012: Enter.net, Allentown, Pa.

Web Designer/Developer and Graphic Artist
2012: Ravenscroft Crystal, Easton, Pa.

• Design and develop Web sites with HTML/CSS, Photoshop and Magneto (ecommerce)
for a luxury glassware company.

• Create marketing materials, emails, advertisements and print catalogs.

Web Designer/Developer and Graphic Artist
2011: NewVision Internet Services, Allentown, Pa.

• Designed and developed Web sites with HTML, CSS, Photoshop and Flash with Actionscript.

• Created print catalogs and newsletters

Web Designer/Developer and Graphic Artist
2008 to 2010: AccuFind Internet Services, Wind Gap, Pa.

• Designed and developed Web sites with HTML, CSS, Photoshop and Flash with Action script.

• Created print marketing materials and advertisements

Web Designer/Developer and Graphic Artist
2008: Designer jewelry company, Allentown, Pa.

• Created corporate and e-commerce web sites with HTML, CSS, Flash, PHP.

• Developed interactive games with Flash and ActionScript.

• Created animations to highlight collections.

Flash Banner Artist
2007: Journal Register Company, Yardley, Pa.

• Created Web advertisements and splash pages with Flash and Action script
for 22 newspaper Web sites in 5 different states.

Feature Page Designer, Illustrator, Graphic Artist, Web artist, Copy Editor
2001 to 2007: Times Leader, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

• Introduced the use of interactive Web graphics to explain complex news stories.

Newsroom Graphic Artist, Page Designer and Web Designer/Developer
1995 to 2000: Daily Local News, West Chester, Pa.

• Spearheaded the Web initiative. Designed, developed and maintained the paper's first Web site.

• Helped usher in transition from traditional paste-up to digital graphics and pagination.

Features Assistant and Graphic Artist
1990 to 1995: Connecticut Post, Bridgeport, Conn.

• Helped usher in transition from traditional paste-up to digital graphics and pagination.

• Created illustrations for feature pages.

• Co-ordinated weekly column by local clergy members.

• Wrote "Good Deeds" weekly feature on charitable act ivies of local religious groups.

• Wrote "Couriers Corner" weekly feature on newspaper delivery boys and girls.


Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, Honors minor, President, Philosophy Club
Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Conn., 1988


First Place, Red Molly T-Shirt Design Contest
Designed T-shirt for Folk Band, 2010

Number One Bestseller
Amazon Kindle Children’s Physics, author, Schrodinger’s Frozen Yogurt

Employee of the Month
Times Leader, December 2006, April 2001 and May 2001

First Place: Page Design
Times Leader contest, Oct., 2006

First Place: Headline Writing
Times Leader contest, September, 2006
"Amish Behavin'?" on a story about rowdy Amish people

First Place: “Grace Under Pressure” award
Times Leader contest, 2006
For quickly re-doing a front page when the subject of positive lead feature story was unexpectedly fired on deadline

First Place: Page Design
Times Leader In-House Awards, 2005, 2004, 2003 and 2002

Honorable Mention: Page Design
Pennsylvania Society of Professional Journalists, 2000

Second Place: Page Design
Keystone Award, Pennsylvania Newspaper Publishers Association, 2000 and 1999

First Place: Award for Graphic Presentation
Journal Register Company, 1997


Designed and painted a life-sized mule sculpture as part of the "Miles of Mules" community art project in 2003.

Musikfest Mural
Created a giant 216-foot mural for MusikFest 2004, America's largest music festival. Sponsored by The Banana Factory, Bethlehem


Lehigh Valley Humane Society, 2011 to present, dog walker

ArtsQuest, 2011 to present, volunteer


Ocean Drive Marathon, NJ, 2009 & 2010
Lehigh Valley Health Network Marathon, 2009, 2010
St. Luke’s Half Marathon, 2011
Lehigh Valley Health Network Half Marathon, 2011


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