Scott Morgan
1695 Norwood Ave, Benton Harbor, MI 49022
Telephone  269.926.8192  •  Cell Phone  269.369.9944
Email  morgans@andrews.edu

Objective: Full-time Visual Arts Education Teacher;
Photography / Graphic Design / Multimedia

Profile

• Demonstrated success in establishing art and computer / technology classes from   kindergarten to college level.

• Broad artistic perspective and an active artist (Painting, Drawing, Pottery, Graphic   Design and Photography).

Experience

Instructor / Teacher / Supervision
• Talent for creating a stimulating, challenging learning environment; proven   Classroom Management skills.

• Senior Graphic Designer / Junior Art Director, responsible for leading and   motivating a creative team.
 
Graphic Design
• Communicated clearly and with sensitivity to clients and colleagues

• Created a variety of print advertising from logos, banners, billboards, catalogs,   magazines, direct mail, newspaper ads

• Skilled with the latest version: Photoshop. Illustrator, Quark Xpress, PageMaker     and Microsoft Office Suite
 
Web Design / Multi Media / Computer Technician
• Collaborates with various clients on many aspects of design from simple to   complex projects

• Produced 3D rendering, animation, banners, and multi media presentations

• Skilled with: Flash, Fireworks, Dreamweaver, HTML/JavaScript, Premiere,
  Final Cut Pro, and Director

• Experienced problem solving and fixing pc & mac computers (from spyware issues   to building a computer)
 
Employment History

2013-2014           Visual Arts Education, Benton Harbor Charter School, MI                           Preschool thru 8th graders
                          Teaching Visual Arts Education (Elements and Principles of Art
                          and Design: Painting, Drawing, Pottery, Basic Design, Digital                           Photography, Sculpture, Architecture, and Graphic Arts / Design).

2009-2013           Visual Arts Education, Benton Harbor Public Schools, MI                           Kindergarten thru 8th graders
                          Teaching Visual Arts Education (Elements and Principles of Art
                          and Design: Painting, Drawing, Pottery, Basic Design, Digital                           Photography, Sculpture, Architecture, and Graphic Arts / Design).

2008-2009           Computer Teacher, Berrien Springs Public Schools, MI                           Trinity Lutheran School 1st – 8th graders
                          Taught computers and technology under my Bachelor of                           Science in “Visual Arts Education" degree, I added art to                           my lessons.

2006-2007            Student Teacher (Art), Eau Claire High School, Eau Claire, MI

2006                    50 hours of Teacher Observation, Coloma Public Schools                            High School Art, Coloma, MI

2006-Present       Instructor / Teacher, Lakeshore Public School Community                            Enrichment, Stevensville, MI

2005-Present       Computer Technician, Geek Squad at Best Buy, Benton                            Harbor, MI

2003-2005            Instructor / Teacher, Ivy Tech State College, South Bend, IN

2003-Present       K-12 Substitute Teacher: Berrien County School District, MI

2000-2002            Senior Graphic Designer, Blue Chip Casino, Michigan                            City, IN

1995-Present       Web Design, Graphic Design, Photography, Independent                            Contractor, MI

1994-1995            Graphic Designer, Johnson-Rauhoff, Saint Joseph, MI

1992-1994            Junior Art Director / Graphic Designer, National Sales,                            Benton Harbor, MI
         
1990-1992            Manager, Docktor Pet Center #405, Benton Harbor, MI
 
Education / Achievements
2005-2007            Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI
                           Received certification in Secondary K-12 Visual Arts                            Education on November 2007


1993-2009            Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI
                           • Masters of Arts in Teaching
                           • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design
                           • Bachelor of Science in Visual Arts Education
                           • Bachelor of Technology in Graphic Arts Imaging
 
• Awarded Employee of the Month: Blue Chip Casino.

References and Portfolio
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