ARTISTIC STATEMENT

  Beautiful design, not only starts with an innovative concept but an effectual sculpting of that idea. Designing is about refining an idea to its core essence.  Whether it is identity design, typography or web design, I work to ensure that every element is purposeful and relevant.  

CONTACT ME
jolene.w.choi@gmail.com
EXPERIENCE

PRODUCTION MANAGER 2004 - 2008

PULTE MORTGAGE LLC

Responsible for developing and implemeting strategic business initiatives for Pulte Mortgage, while training Pulte Homes' Sales Associates on all state and regulatory mortgage requirements. Helped increase Pulte Mortgage customer services scores from 77% to 90% overal a four year period by strategically diagnosing systemic customer service issues and facilitating initiatives to correct disparities.

BRANCH COORDINATOR 2003 - 2004

PULTE MORTGAGE LLC

Liaison between Pulte Mortgage Operation Center and the Illinois Branch. Ensured mortgage processes were in place to guarantee customer satisfaction. Initiated and led training sessions both on an individual basis and in a group setting. Promoted to Production Manager Position within one and a half years of employment by exemplifying leadership abilities.

ACHIEVEMENTS & SKILLSET

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Faculty Award winner, Portfolio Night 2014
  • Designer of College of DuPage Graphic Design department Logo, icons and brochure
  • Honorable Mention in Identity Design, Portfolio Night 2013
  • Artwork selected for Prairie Light Review, Spring 2014
  • Artwork selected for Brain Flower , Spring 2014
  • Artwork selected for Brain Flower, Summer 2013
  • Artwork selected for Brain Flower, Spring 2013

AFFILIATIONS

  • Editor of the first printed publication of Brain Flower
  • AIGA Student Group Treasurer 2013-2014
  • AIGA Student Group member 2012-2013
  • Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators member 2013-2014

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

  • Skilled at resolving anticipated problems or difficulties
  • Diplomatic and capable of coordinating a team toward a common goal
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Proficient on Mac and PC platforms
  • HTML, CSS
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Microsoft Office Suite
EDUCATION

COLLEGE OF DUPAGE

A.A.S. Graphic Design, May 2014

GPA: 4.0 with Honors

DEPAUL UNIVERSITY

B.A. Business Administration, June 2010

GPA: 4.0 with Honors