Artwork by Eric White

Illustration • Graphic Design • Drinker of Coffee

Eric White

402-917-1698

eric@geekywhiteguy.com

 

Professional Experience

 

StrategicHealthSolutions, LLC

Publication Coordinator, 2016 - Present

  • Creating, organizing and coordinating projects and tasks on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services contract
  • Project Management support and creative direction for all graphic design products (print, digital, social media and web-based) in support of the Marketing campaigns set forth by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services contract
  • Reviewing and editing all content files and designs for quality, accuracy and functionality
  • Researching and implementation of new technologies and processes to improve capacity and efficiency throughout the contract
  • Design, remediation and review of complex Section 508 compliant (files accessible to individuals with disabilities who use assistive technologies) graphics, marketing, and educational materials
  • Continued research and implementation of graphics and editorial department processes with a focus on automation to ensure consistent error free deliverables on strict timelines
  • Supporting Program Manager(s), Division Director(s) and Executive Branch in capacity management, innovation and design expertise
  • Supporting a team of graphic designers and editors with mentoring, training and facilitation communication with various managers and departments within the company
  • Lead member of the contract risk team responsible for identifying, mitigating and reconciling risks to the contract

 

StrategicHealthSolutions, LLC

Graphic Designer II, 2013 - 2016

  • Design and remediation of complex Section 508 compliant graphics, marketing, and educational materials for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
  • Creation and implementation of graphics department automated preflight profiles and usage procedures to ensure consistent error free deliverables
  • Lead member of the analyze and implementation team for the Redbooth and ProWorkFlow workflow management solutions
  • Member of the 2015 Corporate Strategic BHAG team

 

University of Nebraska Medical Center, Printing Services

Graphic Designer, 2006 - 2013

  • Independent design of a multitude of complex materials for staff and students. Products include but not limited to research posters, annual reports, marketing brochures, html graphics, variable data designs, instruction materials, campus advertisement, and more
  • Lead member of the UNMC rebrand team. The purpose of the team was to implement and enforce the system-wide marketing and brand standards at all levels of design and production as well as coaching university staff on the proper usage of marketing standards
  • Wrote and provided continuing education course instruction to the University staff and students in art and creative design

 

Anderson Printing

Prepress Supervisor, 2003 - 2006

  • Managed the prepress and graphics department which included but was not limited to:
  • Project management
  • Project estimation
  • Scheduling
  • Art direction
  • Labor hour estimating, allocation and reconciliation
  • Departmental Budgeting
  • Collaboration with other departments
  • Mentoring staff to improve their work performance and quality
  • Customer Service
  • Collaborating closely with Executive Management and other departments to continually increase company efficiency while lowering costs and attaining the highest levels of customer satisfaction
  • Design and creation of a multitude of complex customer requested products

 

Larson Themed Construction

Artist/Sculptor, 2001 - 2002

  • Sculpting, painting and theming of the Desert Dome and Kingdoms of the Night at the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo

 

Freelance Design and Art

2000 - Present

  • Independent research, conceptualization and design of thousands of products including illustration, posters, books, logos, web graphics, and many more
  • Published comic book style artist (hand drawn, inked and digitally colored pages for publication)
  • Consultant and web administrator for Hi-Fi Colour Design (2008 - Present)

 

Education

  • Metro Community College, Omaha, NE: Visual Communication Arts (2002-2006) (Degree not obtained)
  • A multitude of continuing education course on design processes, print production, Adobe software, html and website design and USPS regulations

 

Proficiencies and Skills

Adobe Photoshop CC

100%

Adobe InDesign CC

100%

Adobe Illustrator CC

95%

Adobe Acrobat Pro

100%

Adobe Muse CC

75%

Prepress and Design for Print

100%

Design for Web

60%

Workflow Management Systems

90%

Microsoft Office Suite

100%

Variable Data Technologies

90%

Additionally, I have experience with:

  • Proof reading and editing
  • Enfocus PitStop Pro
  • Various Font Management Utilities
  • Various imposition software platforms
  • Avid social media hound including ~60,000 tweets on my personal account
  • Email Marketing sites including Constant Contact, Mailchimp and more
  • ISO 9000 procedures
  • CMMI Level 2 procedures

 

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Unless otherwise stated, all art and designs presented on this website were created by and are copyright © Eric White. The use of any image(s) or design(s) presented on this site is strictly prohibited unless prior written permission from the artist is obtained.