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About
Melissa is an independent designer and creative entrepreneur with ten years of experience creating print and interactive work for international brands, local businesses and educational institutions.

In 2008, Melissa founded Our Portland Story, an ongoing community story project. She collects stories about Portlan… Read More
Melissa is an independent designer and creative entrepreneur with ten years of experience creating print and interactive work for international brands, local businesses and educational institutions.

In 2008, Melissa founded Our Portland Story, an ongoing community story project. She collects stories about Portland by Portlanders from all walks of life, and pair those stories with local designers to create artful snapshots of the city through published books, events and online content. Learn more: ourportlandstory.com Read Less
Client List
I work with clients directly or freelance through design firms/agencies. Here is a sample list of some of my clients:

ABImbev
Amazon
Arciform
Cinco
GOOD.is
Marriott
Nemo
Nike
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
p:ear
Portland State University
Take Part
Speaking Engagements
Mathys + Potestio’s RUNT (2013)
Northern Arizona University
Guest Lecture (2013)
Pecha Kucha Portland (2012)
TEDx Concordia University (2011)
The Future of Publishing (2011)
IPRC Self-Publishing Workshop (2011)
Full Resume
Work Experience
  • Designer/Art Director
    Independent Graphic Designer // Portland, OR, USA
  • Designer
    Staccato // Portland, OR, USA
  • Designer
    Creative Center // Portland, OR, USA
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