Lauren Parish

Lauren Parish

Web & Publications Manager

I pride myself on being a creative professional with diverse skills in print and web design. I have a drive for creativity and a reputation of being highly organized with a strong attention to detail.

Work Experience

Rochester Institute of Technology
Image Permanence Institute

Web & Publications Manager
2008 - Present
  • Manage the development and delivery of projects with web applications developer and content generators for new and existing web properties
  • Oversee website migrations from legacy applications to modern frameworks
  • Review and report on Google Analytics across seven web properties
  • Develop and oversee all print and web marketing materials, as well as presentations, to adhere to University branding standards
  • Manage social media presence, producing content with input from subject matter experts
  • Design UX/UI for new websites and maintain content on existing websites across seven web properties
  • Collaborate with team of research scientists, producing content for various publications
  • Organize workshops and webinars to deliver polished presentations
  • Manage online surveys and email campaigns and report to granting agencies on the collected data

Gatehouse Media

Graphic Artist
2007 - 2008
  • Created Flash advertisements for local newspaper websites around the country
  • Responsible for all print and web-based design within the corporate office and local properties

Whole Latte Love

Web Designer
2006 - 2007
  • Designed promotional web material on a regular basis for largest online retailer of espresso machines under tight deadlines
  • Responsible for multiple ongoing projects, mainly the implementation and design of new websites and images for the products contained within
  • Created and executed ongoing marketing strategies and designs for email campaigns

Rochester Institute of Technology
Information and Technology Services

Web Designer
2005 - 2006
  • Designed user interface for the myRIT web portal
  • Worked with Rochester-area CEOs and RIT to create ExploreRochesterIT logo and website

University of Rochester
Laboratory for Laser Energetics

Web Developer
2003 - 2005
  • Designed and implemented websites in HTML and CSS
  • Responsible for ongoing website maintenance
  • Worked with research scientists for content and vision

Education

BS New Media Publishing

Rochester Institute of Technology
2001 - 2006
Concentration in Digital Media with a minor in Communication

Proficiencies

Top Skills

Leadership

Leadership

I successfully lead groups in official and unofficial capacities to complete objectives. I enjoy leading multifaceted and diverse teams through projects starting from vision, through design, and delivery.
Accountability

Accountability

I pride myself on being able to plan out and manage multiple projects at once with several independent budgets and timelines. I always deliver on time with high quality output. I effectively communicate via a variety of platforms.
Technical

Technical

Extremely proficient in Adobe Creative Suite software. Most notably Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat, and XD. Experience with Drupal, Wordpress, WebStorm, and Gitlab. These tools enable me to be diverse in both web and print.

Other Skills

HTML/CSS EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION EDITING DESIGN ANALYTICS
SOCIAL MEDIA EMAIL CAMPAIGNS ONLINE SURVEYS CROSS-PLATFORM PUBLISHING

Get in Touch

I'm always interested in hearing about new opportunities.

I can help with the following:

  • Web design and development
  • Print publications
  • Logo design
  • Photo editing
  • Managing a team

Drop me a line at lauren@laurenparish.com or call me at 585-766-0584