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SYMETRA | Inventing a new brand for a large insurance company like Symetra requires big thinking and big creativity, and I welcomed the challenge to help deliver just the right message.

Providence 2014 Invite

PROVIDENCE HEALTH FOUNDATION | Classy and sophisticated was 2014’s brand for the Festival of Trees events in Everett, Washington, a benefit for children’s medical services through Providence Hospital. An accordion fold invitation and custom pocket booklet created a professional look for the invitation package.


FARESTART | The 2007 annual report celebrates “A Year of Growth,” highlighting stories of successful culinary students and generous donors while carefully balancing heart-felt stories and clear, informative graphics.

Providence 2012 Invite

PROVIDENCE HEALTH FOUNDATION | Festive red and white patterns spread merriment throughout numerous print pieces for the 2012 Festival of Trees events in Everett, Washington, a benefit for children’s medical services through Providence Hospital. A custom die-cut invitation, save the date card, and event catalog covers were among several of the print pieces created for this holiday event series.

Providence Brochure

PROVIDENCE HEALTH FOUNDATION | Sophisticated type paired with heartwarming imagery matched perfectly for this Friends of Providence brochure advertising Providence Hospital’s new donor suite.

Squalicum Family Dentistry

SQUALICUM FAMILY DENTISTRY | This Bellingham-area dental clinic needed a look to set them apart from local competitors, and this package hit their mark. From the embossed toothbrush to the playful patterns, these designs reflect Squalicum’s modern, professional, family-friendly brand.


UNION | We designer-types dream of a task like this one—creating a square-shaped series of brochures with clean type and oodles of white space. Need I say more?


FARESTART | FareStart—a culinary job training and placement program for homeless and disadvantaged individuals invited me to design a catering brochure that would reflect both their professional standards and delectable food. This print piece embodies both, while highlighting the nonprofit’s longtime motto, “Great food. Better lives.”


ADVANCED PLANNING SOLUTIONS | A professional, colorful identity was created for this environmental planner in order to encompass the many services they provide.


SAR.N.DIPITY | What screams “cake pops” more than pretty pink and swirly type? Rose tones and serendipitous patterns surround Sar.n.dipity’s delightful and delicious cake pops.