The University of Texas at Austin
M.A. Advertising, Texas Creative Sequence
B.S. Advertising, Texas Creative Sequence
John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Training Centre
Psychological Operations Training and Korean
Navy Warfare Development Command
Psychological Operations SGT
Tactical PSYOP Development Detachment Team Leader Operation Iraqi Freedom
Design and Illustration: Anti-Terrorism Campaign
Designed posters, books, leaflets and handbills that were distributed all over Iraq to educate the Iraqi population. Illustrated a children’s book which encouraged younger audiences to question the legitimacy of adults intent on using them as bomb carriers, lookouts etc.
Copywriting: Radio and Printed Materials.
Wrote copy for over 200 radio spots that were played throughout Iraq. These ranged from op-ed pieces to informational and news segments, and were generally aimed at mobilizing the Iraqi population against insurgent groups and increasing support of the Iraqi government.
4th Psychological Operations Group, U.S. Army.
At the end of Anti Female Suicide-Bomber, Anti Child Suicide-Bomber and Women’s Rights campaigns, mortality rates repeatedly dropped to near-zero.
Following a campaign to defuse a mass-violence threat from Muqtada al-Sadr, not a shot was fired.
An intensive campaign highlighting the progress made by local military and law-enforcement reform their ranks led to increased public cooperation in local anti-insurgency efforts.
Briefed all levels of command on pending campaigns and results.
Army Commendation Medal (x2)
Army Achievement Medal
Design: Spredfast, Google Analytics, WordPress, Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere Pro and Dreamweaver, Maya, Mudbox, html5, css3, and Corel Painter
Business:Filemaker Pro, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
Studio: Photography, Pencil, Paper, Words
Texas Advertising Group, Texas AdGrads