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Hi there! I'm Travis.

I'm a motivated digital artist born and bred in East Tennessee, with a passion for anything digital and a love for technology, nerd culture, and design.

I believe that less is more, and working hard so you don't have to.

My forte is image compositing and graphic design, but i also love doing frontend web, print, branding, and creative engineering.

Let's make beautiful things together.

My Work

Here are some samples of my work. To see more please visit me at Behance.

Curriculum Vitae

Here is all the important stuff about me you might want to know.

Education East Tennessee State University Bachelor of Science, Digital Media March 2010 - December 2013

Graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Digital Media, with dual concentrations in Visualization (Photoshop, Illustrator) and Animation.

Courses included raster and vector art, web design (HTML5/CSS/JS), 3D animation, video composition and effects, green screen, marketing, publishing, and print.

Enthusiastically graduated in Winter of 2013!


Employ Digital Designer Tele-Optics, Inc. July 2014 - Present

I work with the Tele-Optics Director of Marketing and Sales as well as the Service Delivery Manager to create digital and print materials for Tele-Optics, including their company website, promotion materials, and creating websites and content for clients of Tele-Optics.


Microsoft Support - Team Lead Tele-Optics, Inc. @ Eastman Chemical Company August 2016 – Present

My SME positioned evolved as I was brought together with other subject matter experts to form an Agile-based Microsoft Support Team.

I was tasked as the Team Lead - responsible for keeping the group on track, reporting metrics, and helping meet criteria set for our team. I am a catch all for support, as well as a go to for our management to help get things done when needed. We have a great team of people, and I enjoy the hell out of working with them.


SharePoint Productivity SME Tele-Optics, Inc. @ Eastman Chemical Company November 2010 – August 2016

Second level escalated support for Eastman Chemical Company. I work directly with our Sharepoint admin and consultant teams - helping maintain, administrate, and support dozens of servers and productivity services. I'm also responsible for working closely with the Helpdesk agents on current issues, both local and global, as well as maintaining self-help/troubleshooting documentation and productivity training.

Currently supporting Sharepoint 2013/2010/2007 frontend platforms, Office 365, OneDrive, Colligo, and Yammer - as well as various in-house Sharepoint-driven applications and solutions.

I also assist in any graphical or web-based needs we might encounter for our documentation system such as custom HTML coding, UX/UI, scripting, or raster graphics (such as iconography or layouts).

Tier 1 - Global Helpdesk Agent Tele-Optics, Inc. @ Eastman Chemical Company March 2008 – November 2010

Worked as a Helpdesk agent providing quality IT support for 15,000+ employees over dozens of countries worldwide.

Supported administrative maintenance, troubleshot software and hardware issues, and worked on a 12-hour rotating crew that provided 24-hour support to all company employees and contractors.


Contact Me

I'm available for freelance projects as well as full time employment. Feel free to email me, or call during normal business hours (EST) through the week. Due to my job I may not be able to answer immediately, but please leave a voicemail.

423.914.1861


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