Education, Certificates and Awards


Bachelor’s Degree, Business Information Systems; Indiana Wesleyan University 2019

Associates Degree, Graphic Design, at Parkland College 1996

Associates Degree, Desktop Publishing, at Parkland College 1998


Adobe InDesign at Heartland College 2006

AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification – Credly

Azure AI Fundamentals

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure 2024 Generative AI Certified Professional


Eduonix: Adobe Illustrator

Free Code Camp: Responsive Web Design; JavaScript Algorithms and Data Structures; Scientific Computing with Python

Advertising & Layout Awards (Illinois Press Association):

2009 Advertising Excellence – Honorable Mention

2009 Best Community Wide Special Section – Honorable Mention

2007 Best Community Wide Special Section – First, Third and Honorable Mention

2006 Advertising Excellence – Honorable Mention

2006 Best Shared Page/Signature Page – 2nd Place

2004 Advertising Excellence – 2nd Place

2003 Advertising Excellence – Honorable Mention

Cartoon Awards* (Illinois Press Association):

2005 Honorable Mention

2004 Third Place

2003 Third Place

2002 Third Place

2001 Second Place

1999 Honorable Mention

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