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Kristi Lynn Kern

Graphic Designer & Photographer

WHATCHYA WANNNA KNOW?

BORN IN EARLY JUNE // MARRIED MY HIGH SCHOOL SWEETHEART // MOTHER TO ONE ADORABLE BABY BOY (TITUS) // COMMUTED 3.5 HOURS MY SENIOR YEAR OF COLLEGE // ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICAN COLLEGE SOFTBALL PLAYER // LIKES THE SMELL OF RUBBER CEMENT // HAVE HAD 5 SURGERIES ON MY FEET // NATIONAL QUALIFYING POWER LIFTER // GRADUATED HIGH SCHOOL IN A CLASS OF 58 // FAVORITE BAND IS THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH // GAVE MY LIFE TO CHRIST // LIKE TO THINK THAT I AM COOL, USUALLY SADLY MISTAKEN // PUBLISHED AUTHOR // BAKED A 2.5 FT. CHEESEBURGER CAKE // HAVE A BROTHER 15 YEARS YOUNGER // USES THE TERM “HARD CORE” // WHEN NO ONE IS LOOKING, I USE COMIC SANS, NOT REALLY, THAT’S DISGUSTING // NEVER HAD MY TONSILS TAKEN OUT // VISIT MY GRANDPA EVERY WEEK // STILL HAS TO SIT AT THE KIDS TABLE DURING FAMILY HOLIDAYS // DRANK THE CROSSFIT KOOL AID // NEVER WANTS TO STOP LEARNING // WANT MORE? JUST ASK!

EXPERIENCE

VIVID STUDIOS, INC.
2014- present
Graphic Designer & Photographer

HEARTLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE
2010-2014
Graphic Designer & Coordinator of Photography
Associate Professor of DesignFUSION & Community Education Instructor

KRISTI KERN DESIGN
2008-2014
Owner

EDUCATION

ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY
Master of Arts Technology | 2014

COLUMBIA COLLEGE CHICAGO
Graphic Design | 2010

LINCOLN COLLEGE
Associate in Arts | 2008

VOLUNTEER

FIREFIGHTER, FIRST RESPONDER
Saybrook Fire Department 2012-2016

YOUTH SPONSOR/LEADER
Saybrook Christian Church 2010-2015

SOME OF KRISTI'S FAVORITE PROJECTS

KRISTI'S SCIENTIFICALLY PROVEN SKILLS

Photoshop 90%
InDesign 98%
Illustrator 85%
Wordpress 80%
Sarcasm 99%
sleep 25%