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Christopher Ancheta, Visual Designer

Experience
IDEO
Communication Designer | June 2016 – March 2019
  • Designed online course content on design thinking and creative leadership
  • Created digital assets for extensive marketing campaigns and experiment
  • Maintained internal assets and components for the revamped brand design system
UC Davis Information & Educational Technology
UI/UX Designer | Oct 2013 – Sep 2015
  • Founded and managed the student-run tech support team
  • Conducted usability tests with stakeholders to learn about relevant student content to include on the revamped IT website
  • Created wireframes and website mockups for proposed pages within the IT website
  • Managed and created graphic content for the student-run Wordpress site
UC Davis Wildlife Health Center
Graphic Designer | April 2014 – Sep 2015
  • Designed interactive infographics and data visualization for Evotis, the Wildlife Health Center's quarterly news website
  • In-house designer for logos and other graphics promoting the UC Davis Wildlife Health Center
UC Davis Design Independent Study
Graphic Designer | Jan 2015 - Sep 2015
  • Worked closely with Professor Gale Okumura involving on-campus design projects
  • Maintained content for redesigned hummingbird website via Cascade Content Management System
  • Created team logos for the senior design engineering showcase
Education
University of California, Davis 2011 - 2015
  • BS in Design (Visual Communication) and Technocultural Studies (Digital Media)
  • Graduated with Honors and GPA 3.75 Cumulative
Activities
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • Elected into the prestigious UC Davis Phi Kappa Phi honor society based on upperclass standing and placement within the top 7.5 percentile of graduating class
AIGA Pixel Graphic Design Club
  • Created editorial layout spreads for an interview conducted with an alumni designer
  • Developed logo designs and branding for local groups and organizations’ projects
Achievements
  • Dean’s Honors List (Over six quarters)
  • 2014 Aerospace Museum of California Web Exhibit
  • 2014 Student Spotlight Award | UC Davis Information & Educational Technology
  • 2014/2015 Design By Design Exhibition | UC Davis Design Dept.
  • 2015 Award of Design Merit | UC Davis Design Dept.
Skills
Software Web/Media Other
Photoshop HTML5/CSS3 English (Native)
Illustrator Javascript/jQuery Spanish (Proficient)
InDesign Wordpress Photography
After Affects InVision Webflow
Processing Keynote Eating
Premiere Pro Microsoft Office Social Media/Blogging
References available upon request