Gifted with words, armed with tech savvy, and processing passion and creativity, Brandon Johnson has worked in various fields of media from print, motion and broadcast. Not only has he been able to create himself, but lead a team in creating the best products it can from audio to visual itself. Johnson has a skill and talent that he would love to share with you.
Special Project Director
2005 - Present
2005 - 2009
Family Worship Center
Chicago Public Schools
North Lawndale Community Newspaper
Performed lead role in the design and production of print, brand identity, multimedia, web design. Managed vendors, press checks, art direct photo shoots, supervised team design efforts. Managed multiple, concurrent projects in different stages.
Developed academic curriculum and instructed students in one to one and group settings. Participated in developing student behavior management plans
Administrative and documentation duties included in daily schedule.
Coordinated and implemented a daily after-school student dismissal program.
Led creative content for website, emails and banner ads.
Crafted creative copy for catalogs, circulars, direct mail, print and signage. Reviewed projects for approval and release.
Plan, arrange, and conduct interviews in preparation for writing articles.
Conduct research and compiled findings in an organized manner.
Establish and maintain relationships with individuals who are credible sources of information.
EDUCATION & SKILLS
Media & Instructional Design
Full Sail University
The Media Design master of fine arts degree program provides an in-depth look at design and the role it plays in bridging the gap between the creative studio and the boardroom. We studied the concepts that drive successful design campaigns – including research, client communications, and team dynamics. Coursework focused on psychological and motivational theories.
Final Cut Pro X
English Literature and Langauges
Course of study was designed to develop knowledge in literary trends, themes and genres, as well as skills in critical interpretation, research, writing and speaking. This extensive textual study fostered an appreciation of diverse cultural values and of the means by which culture is transmitted through language