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Bachelor of Arts Degree, Cum Laude
California State University, Northridge
Graduation: December 1979
Emphasis in Graphic Arts and Photography

Current Employment

Lead Graphic Designer
Student Affairs Communications Services
San Diego State University
February 1987 - present

Develop, design, illustrate, and produce various web and print communications. Train and supervise other graphic artists and student interns. Oversee Section 508 Web accessibility compliance for the Division of Student Affairs. Other duties include: photography, design consultation, Web accessibility consultation.


Member: President’s Aztec Identity Task Force - 2001 (special committee reviewing Aztec mascot/identity issues)
Member: Campus-wide Web Committee - 2004-present
Co-chair: Web Accessibility Subcommittee - 2005-2007


Staff Award for Outstanding Collaboration - 2002, 2005
Unsung Hero Award - 2002, 2010

Professional Affiliations

Member: University and College Designers Association (UCDA) - 1999-present

Previous Employment

Graphic Artist
Advertising Department, Multiquip, Inc.
Carson, California
November 1985 - November 1986

Graphic Artist and Production Coordinator
Cal-West Awards, Inc.
San Diego, California
January 1981 - July 1985

Production Artist and Art Department Supervisor
Vomar Products, Inc.
Sepulveda, California
February 1980 - January 1981

Interesting Links

Zen Garden - a demonstration of what can be accomplished visually through CSS-based design.

Web Page Design for Designers - the name says it all.

A List Apart - explores the design, development, and meaning of web content, with a special focus on web standards and best practices.

WebAIM - reference site for all things 508.

Cubescape - digital landscape creation.

The Daily Coyote - the blog of a woman who raised a coyote as a pet.

Iain (M.) Banks - my favorite (science) fiction author.

DeviantArt - the site where I display most of my fine art photography and other artistic endeavors.

Aural Moon - Progressive Rock internet radio.