Emily Tobias



Pratt Institute, New York, New York

Masters of Science in Communication Design, January 2013

Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

Core and Foundation Certificate – Graphic Design, May 2009

Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri

Bachelor of Science, May 2005 Major in Political Science with a Minor in Photography

Washington University School of Art, Florence, Italy

Participated in the Summer Photography program Summer, 2004

The Bryn Mawr School for Girls, Baltimore, Maryland

Diploma, 2001 Editor-in-Chief of yearbook, The Bryn Mawrtyr

Work Experience

University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, Maryland

IT Technical Writer, (May 2015 – Present)

Plan and write a variety of technical documents as part of the Technical Writing and Internal Communications team for Information Technology. Additionally, manage website content (some coding), and design and edit newsletters and annual reports.

Milagro LLC, Baltimore, Maryland

Graphic Designer and Sales Associate, (November 2014 – Present)

Design and create postcards, gift certificates, e-mail and social media campaigns focusing on highlighting Milagro, a Global Boutique on The Avenue in Hampden. Additionally, serve as sales associate in the store.

Julie Fader Gilbert Marketing, Baltimore, Maryland

Freelance Graphic Designer (March 2014 – October 2014)
Designed and executed a variety of projects, in close collaboration with Julie. Projects included newsletters, postcards, magazine ads and other promotional materials for Ladew Topiary Gardens.

Celebrations LLC, Baltimore, Maryland

Freelance Graphic Designer (August 2013 – November 2015)
Coordinated and designed large scale decorations and logos for upcoming events. Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign were the primary tools used.

International Youth Foundation, Baltimore, Maryland

Freelance Graphic Designer (May 2013 – July 2013)
Converted a series of lesson plans from English into Portuguese, for an educational curriculum. InDesign was the primary tool used.

North Charles Street Design Organization (NCSDO), Baltimore, Maryland

Intern (May 2009 – August 2010)
Image banking, comping for client presentations, and independent design assignments, working directly under one of the Art Directors.

RK&K Engineering Firm, Baltimore, Maryland

Graphic Designer, Art Department (May 2009 – March 2010)
Assisted in the design of new promotional materials as a result of a new branding initiative. Designed numerous proposals, which included large scale posters and binder covers, for large capital bids.

Baltimore Magazine, Baltimore, Maryland

Intern, Art Department (June 2008 – August 2008)
Worked directly under the assistant art director and the art director, aiding in the design process. Learned the inner workings of the course the magazine takes on the design and art side of the magazine. Completed a mock ad and a mock ten page feature spread – based on the Baltimore Magazine guidelines

University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, Maryland

Project Coordinator for the Meyerhoff Scholars Twentieth Anniversary
Research Symposium and Celebration (February 2008 – June 2008)

Maryland Department of Business & Economic Development, Baltimore, Maryland

Public Affairs Specialist (August 2005 – May 2007)

Student Life (College Newspaper), St. Louis, Missouri

Senior Photo Editor, News Photo Editor, Assistant News Editor, and Reporter (August 2002 – May 2005)


Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, (Creative Cloud) HTML, sitecore Content Management, and TextWrangler Microsoft Word, Power Point, Excel, Outlook Conversational French Book and Print Making


Available upon request