AMANDA LEE JONES
Designer. Photographer. Athlete.
I am inspired by the power of people connecting and use it in every thing I do. Design is just planned communication. The more effective the communication, the stronger the design.
Born and raised in northern New Jersey, I grew up only miles from the greatest city on Earth, New York City. I moved south to North Carolina during the summer of 2011 to pursue my dream of playing NCAA Division 1 soccer. I quickly fell in love with everything about Charlotte; my new school, my new soccer family, and my studies to become a graphic designer. After balancing school with soccer for 4 years, my athletic career came to an end in 2014. Since then I have been able to focus solely on enhancing my skills as a graphic designer and I have gained an immense amount of experience through different internships, freelance work and my professional career. Every day I am extremely thankful for my athletic career and not only the amazing opportunities it brought me, but also the life lessons I learned along the way.
I graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in May 2016, earning my Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in Graphic Design. I currently hold the position as Digital Media Designer at KaVo Kerr in Charlotte, NC. I enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and pride myself on getting my work done as quickly as possible both efficiently and effectively.
For further information about my background or any inquiries, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org!