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Brooke Dexter

Brooke Dexter

Brooklyn, NY, US

 

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Employment 

James Corner Field Operations, New York, NY, US, Director of Communications

Apr 2021 - current
 

James Corner Field Operations, New York, NY, Marketing Coordinator

Sep 2019 - Apr 2021
 

James Corner Field Operations, New York, NY, Marketing & Business Development Assistant

Sep 2018 - Sep 2019
 

SITU, Brooklyn, NY, Marketing & Graphics Associate

- Leads effort to translate core values and company brand across SITU’s digital and printed matter, from portfolios and presentations to website and social media presence.
- Serves as main point-person/resource for processing and organizing project documentation so the company's diverse experiences and unique processes are captured and can be a powerful tool in PR & marketing initiatives.
- Leverages design experience and perspective within marketing team to inform and spur new ideas for visual materials and communication strategies.
- Contributes to and participates in innovative design solutions.

Oct 2016 - Sep 2018
 

BRUSH, Denver, CO, Installation Intern

Design-build internship for construction of three large-scale, complex geometric installations with integrated interactive digital media in the Denver area.

Jul 2016 - Aug 2016
 

STPP Graduate Certificate Program | Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Graphic Artist/Assistant to the Director

• Designing a promotional brochure for the STPP Graduate Certificate Program.
• Designing a series of promotional materials for the Nuclear Nonproliferation Conference.
• Collaborating with another student graphic designer and Jeanne (STPP Project Coordinator) on the newsletter design.
• Started work with STPP as the graphic designer, with added responsibility for assisting the Director with tasks related to incoming students, approved course lists, events and promotion and other program coordination.

Jul 2013 - May 2016
 

Michiganensian Yearbook | University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Designer

• Contributing to an overall design agreed upon by the design staff; producing various design examples to determine the appropriate design for the current yearbook.
• Designing pages by compiling copy, photos and captions in a way that reflects the design of the current yearbook.
• Working to promote the yearbook through various marketing hours; advertising and selling books to students through various forms of media.

Aug 2014 - Apr 2016
 

Alpha Rho Chi, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Graphic Design Consultant

• Updating the APX Iktinos chapter's history book into a digital version for the centennial celebration.
• Updating the design of the book to add content that can be displayed visually, including dates in a timeline.
• Scanning documents and artifacts from the Iktinos chapter and Michiganensian volumes back to 1914.

May 2013 - Sep 2015
 

ArcStart | Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Residential Counselor

• Assisting students with familiarizing themselves with the campus and its resources and ensuring their safety as a live-in counselor in the dorm with the high school students.
• Planning evening and weekend activities to complement in-class assignments, including software tutorials, pick-up basketball and capture the flag games, movie nights, library nights, and more.
• Being a resource for students to ask questions about the architecture program, applications, campus, and more.

For more information: http://taubmancollege.umich.edu/architecture/high-school-programs/arcstart

Jul 2014 - Aug 2014
 

Michiganensian Yearbook | University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Editor in Chief

• Managing and overseeing an editorial staff of 25 members and organizing communication between copy, design and photography.
• Editing pages to be submitted to the printing plant and editing proofs before final submission.
• Hiring staff and editors to oversee and manage sections. Directing individual talents in order to meet project deadlines.
• Promoting staff collaboration and efficiency through various working methods.
• Serving ex-officio on the University of Michigan Board of Student Publications.
• Meeting with prospective publishers during the procurement process in order to set up a contract with a new publisher.

May 2012 - May 2014
 

Michiganensian Yearbook | University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Designer

• Contributing to an overall design agreed upon by the design staff; producing various design examples to determine the appropriate design for the current yearbook.
• Designing pages by compiling copy, photos and captions in a way that reflects the design of the current yearbook.
• Working to promote the yearbook through various marketing hours; advertising and selling books to students through various forms of media.

Aug 2011 - May 2012
 

Education 

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Masters, M.Arch

Sep 2014 - May 2016
 

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Bachelors, B.S. in Architecture

Minor in Urban & Community Studies

Sep 2010 - May 2014
 

Awards 

Student Architecture Exhibition, Award

Selected as one of three students from the "Obstacle" Propositions studio (with Thom Moran) to display our work for the student showcase.

2016
 

CGIS Photography Contest | First Place, 1st Place

University of Michigan's Center for Global & Intercultural Studies (CGIS) holds a yearly photography contest for all students who have participated in a CGIS study abroad program. My photo from Santorini was selected for the first place award.

2013
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills