Ashley gearhart donovan

Graphic Designer, Marketing Specialist, and self-proclaimed Brand Ambassador at Resources for Human Development, a national human services nonprofit based in Philadelphia, PA. 

Winner of Philly Happening's 'Happening List,' for Best Graphic Designer in 2013 and 2015.

Experience:

Resources for Human Development, June 2012 - Present
Graphic Designer, Brand Ambassador

Lead graphic designer for a nonprofit supporting close to 200 human services programs across 14 states. Responsible for printed collateral including brochures, posters, logos, and direct mailings; printer maintenance and vendor relations; manage image library and newsletter archives and work with Communications Manager to generate relevant content for web and social media.

One Step Away, May 2012 - October 2014
Layout Designer

 Organize content and produce lay outs for monthly newspaper. Also design all collateral for annual fundraisers including event programs, logos, and invitations.

Resources for Human Development, September 2011 - April 2012
Graphic Design and Marketing Communications Intern

Successful completion of re-designed corporate program directory within limited space and budget. Other duties included designing logos, infographics, and event signage.

Philadelphia University, January 2011 - April 2012
Graphic Design Work Study Student

Designed logos, business stationary, brochures, etc. for multiple community partners often within a two-week timeframe.

SKILLS:

Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
Proficient in Word, Excel, and Powerpoint
Working knowledge of Aperture
Working knowledge of CSS
Photography

EDUCATION:

Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA 
Bachelor of Science, Graphic Design Communications
Minor in Psychology

University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA 
Special Projects: Designed and painted a panel for a mural on the side of a Buddhist Temple in Philadelphia.

Central High School, Philadelphia PA