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

  • Management level position creating, organizing and coordinating all projects and tasks on the contract
  • Project Manager support and creative direction for all 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 lower costs through improvements in capacity and efficiency throughout the contract
  • Design, remediation and review of complex Section 508 compliant graphics, marketing, and educational materials
  • 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 implement workflow management (ProWorkFlow) solutions team
  • Member of the Corporate Strategic BHAG (Big Hairy Audacious Goal) team

 

University of Nebraska Medical Center, Printing Services

Graphic Designer, 2006 - 2013

  • Independent design 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 taught continuing education course instruction to the University staff and students in art, creative design, variable data and software usage (Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator)

 

Anderson Printing

Prepress Supervisor, 2003 - 2006

  • Managed the prepress and graphics department which included but was not limited to project management, estimation (pricing, labor hours, asset allocation), scheduling, art direction, departmental budgeting, mentoring staff and internal and external customer service
  • Design and creation of a multitude of complex customer requested products
  • Collaborating closely with Executive Management and other departments to continually increase company efficiency while lowering costs and attaining the highest levels of customer satisfaction

 

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
  • Official sketch and illustration for various properties including Star Wars and Rick & Morty (2010 - Present)
  • 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

  • After taking several years off putting my wife through Nursing School and starting a family I have recently re-enrolled at Metro Community College and will obtain an Associates Degree in the Spring of 2019 in Visual Studies (graphic and web design) just prior to beginning the Web Development program at Bellevue University.
  • A multitude of continuing education course on design processes, print production, Adobe software, website design and USPS regulations
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Proficiencies and Skills

Adobe Photoshop CC

Prepress and Design for Print

100%
100%

Adobe InDesign CC

HTML & CSS

100%
85%

Adobe Illustrator CC

Workflow Management Systems

95%
100%

Adobe Acrobat Pro

Microsoft Office Suite

100%
100%

Additionally, I have experience with

  • Proof reading and editing
  • Enfocus PitStop Pro
  • Various Font Management Utilities
  • Various imposition software platforms
  • 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.