Sandra Ramirez Espinoza

I'm a graphic designer based in Holland Michigan

I'm a senior student on the Graphic Design program at Ferris State University. What I love about design is that I get to apply both my cultural and educational knowledge into my work.

Education

Bachelor of Science, May 2020

Graphic Design 

College of Business

Ferris State University

Work Experience 

Design Project Center (DPC)

Big Rapids, MI 

Design Intern

  • Collaborated as a team to create a web system for Grandville Avenue Arts and Humanities to showcase its services

  • Organized community event for user testing and feedback 

  • Developed Mailchimp HTML email templates for future use in the DPC

Our Daily Bread Ministries

Grand Rapids, MI 

Print Design Intern

  • Developed and executed product catalogs

  • Developed and executed book samples

  • Assisted in print file preparation

  • Designed ads and bookmarks

Monster Graphics Studio

Holland, MI 

Graphic Design Intern

  • Designed logos for various companies

  • Developed marketing materials

  • Attended client meetings

 

Center for Latin@ Studies 

Big Rapids, MI 

Special Projects Assistant 

  • Lead designer for Promesa Scholars booklet 

  • Designer for Promesa Summer Success flyers 

  • Designed programs for special events

  • Part of the planning team for the five year anniversary of the center 

 

Big Rapids Middle School 

Big Rapids, MI 

Translator/Tutor 

  • Translator to a Spanish speaking student. 

  • Created activities for the student to learn English 

  • Helped the student with homework 

Awards

2017 PRISM Awards

Second Place – Freshman/Sophomore Essay

2018 Promesa Scholars Award

Torchbearer Leadership Award Ceremony

2019 Rising Star Nominee

Torchbearer Leadership Award Ceremony

2019 Promesa Scholars Award

Torchbearer Leadership Award Ceremony

2019 Distinguished Scholar of the Year

Promesa Scholars Awards Night

Leadership

Hispanic Student Organization 

2018– 2020, Social Media Director

Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority Inc.

2019–2020, Marketing Chair

United Greek Council 

2019– 2020, Vice President

Order of Omega

2019–2020, Member

Hispanic Student Organization 

2017-2018, Treasurer

AIGA 

2018–2020, Member 

Promesa Scholars Program 

2018–2020, Mentor 

National Society of Collegiate Scholars 

2017–2020, Member 

Skills

Fluent in English and Spanish 

Adobe Creative Suite

Invision

Microsoft Suite

Sketch App

Wireframing

WordPress

Mailchimp

Slack

Trello

HTML and CSS

Time tracking

Client communication

Group communication 

Leaderships skills 

Advocate for diversity and inclusion 

Related Courses

Advanced Business Writing

Anthropology

Art History

Business Law

Economics

Fundamentals of Public Speaking

Marketing

Public Relations

Published Research 

Latinx Role Models Beyond Chavez

La Academia del Pueblo Research Conference

616-795-2297  |   sandra@sramirezdesign.com