I'm currently open for freelance.

​​​​​​​Work Experience
2016–Present, Freelance// Since August 2016, I've had the privilege of working with organizations and companies closely aligned with my personal values. Below are a few select clients:

1in6, an non profit advocating for male survivors of sexual abuse & assault
Developed and administered new branding across all organizational communication touch points. A case study of the rebrand can be seen here.

ACLU, SoCal
Worked with ACLU SoCal’s lawyers and producers on an as-needed basis to create infographics for their Know Your Rights campaigns. I work quickly without compromising legibility in order to effectively equip at-risk people with the information they need.
Reaction Commerce, an open-source, real-time platform for e-commerce
Ongoing blog illustrations for dev-written editorials. I also created Mailchimp templates and a video package with consistent branding that makes it easier for the community to navigate Youtube content.


2016, Feb–Aug // I took a 6-month, self-initiated sabbatical to pursue personal projects and growth in the areas of painting, writing, 3D modelling, and luthiery.

2014–2016, Ignition Creative // Maintained client rapport by consistently delivering quality content to clients like Netflix, Hulu, Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Comcast. Duties included: campaign conceptualization, pitch development, video/motion direction, motion design, web & social media design, and general art direction.

2013–2014, Sony Pictures Interactive // Designed assets for websites, banners, and social graphics.

Additional Experience
API Equality–LA// Volunteer, Board Member, Interim Co-Chair
AAPA Board Leadership Program in partnership with APCF // Graduated cohort of 2018
VAALA// Motion workshop mentor

Education
California State University Long Beach// BFA, Graphic Design

Skills
Art Direction, branding, campaign conceptualization, pitch development, motion design, illustration, concise emails, managing expectations.

Tools

Proficient// Mac, PC, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Indesign, Google Docs, MS Office, Mailchimp, Slack, Zeplin.

Familiar// Cinema 4D, Octane, Premiere, CSS, HTML, Photography, Audition, Sketch.
Exhibitions


References are available upon request: sus.thai@gmail.com
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