Creative Director | 2014 - 2023
  • Fostered an environment of open communication within a team of talented designers
  • Developed and encouraged a culture of peer review and response that bolstered designer confidence and performance
  • Led strategy exercises aimed at determining the true purpose and impact of marketing campaigns for some of the biggest players in the Federal technology space
  • Actively fought for fresh ideas for content, content promotion, and solutions to garner more share-of-wallet outcomes for both external and internal clients


Senior Designer | 2008 - 2014
  • Developed, managed, and executed concepts, strategies, and projects for a broad range of organizations concentrated in the government IT space, including Adobe, CDW, Lexmark, Northrop Grumman, Research In Motion (BlackBerry), Symantec, and the U.S. Army
  • Worked closely with account teams to develop realistic production schedules and delivery deadlines
  • Managed day-to-day schedules of department employees and adjusted long-range scheduling when necessary
  • Conducted project reviews to ensure the quality of design throughout the department met company standards
  • Assisted the Creative Director with resource budgeting and allocation

Web Teks, Inc

Creative Director | 2003 - 2008
  • Managed all phases of graphic design required for a base of over 200 clients from medium-sized business to large multi-brand conglomerates
  • Designed over 120 unique websites ranging in scope from small brochure-style marketing sites to large-scale e-commerce and data management applications resulting in formal praise for accurately and artistically reflecting the vision of the client
  • Managed multiple projects and designers simultaneously, successfully meeting all timeline and budget requirements
  • Assessed the graphic design needs of projects during face to face meetings with clients
  • Collaborated with account managers and production manager to define project deliverables, milestones and deadlines
  • Coordinated with the production team to identify and plan for major obstacles and processes, often resulting in a more streamlined and efficient production schedule
  • Conducted design reviews for completed web applications to ensure adherence throughout

Innovative Data Technologies

Web Designer | 2002 - 2003
  • Designed and constructed original dynamic websites including all original artwork and graphics, HTML, CSS and Java Script for a diverse clientele
  • Collaborated with development team to seamlessly integrate database driven applications (ASP) into front-end designs
  • Communicated directly with clients regarding needs, approvals and scheduling
  • Redesigned company website and initiated a new brand management strategy

Heathcott Design Group

Founder/Creative Director | 2001 - 2003
  • Managed all aspects of project development from project scoping and estimating to storyboarding and final deployment
  • Produced demos, prototypes and storyboards of proposed creative concepts
  • Conducted presentations and meetings with clients to review design concepts
  • Designed and deployed original marketing websites for small to medium-sized businesses
  • Designed multiple format print media including brochures, direct mail pieces, stationary, billboards and apparel
  • Collaborated with client marketing teams, designed logos and developed brand management guidelines and style guides
  • Designed artwork and developed specifications for package design
  • Communicated and collaborated with printer regarding pre-press requirements and layout issues
  • Approved proofs from printer prior to production

References available upon request.


  • Marketing
  • Creative strategy
  • Brand development and management
  • Corporate Identity
  • Environment and event design
  • Digital design
  • Print design
  • HTML
  • CSS

Tools & Software

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • SketchUp
  • 3DVista Pro
  • Microsoft Office
  • Google Workspace
  • WordPress
  • Slack

Past Clients