About


Back in my high school days is when I first got the itch to tinker with design and coding and I haven’t been able to shake it since then. What has given me the most joy over the years is simply watching my clients become more empowered once they have taken their business from solely word of mouth to being online which results in being able to reach more customers and users of their products. I enjoyed it so much that I have decided to become a full-time empoweree!

Today, I am passionately dedicated to helping people and companies shine online by creating beautifully-crafted websites and marketing materials for their business. Working closely with each client helps me make the best decisions regarding the integration of the goals, values, and objectives of the company into the avenue of your choice (be it print or online) for the world wide web to see. What can I help you with?

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Portfolio


Experience


  • Jun 2017
    -
    Sep 2017

    Bb&T

    User Interface Designer

    Designer is responsible for creating new and updating existing features of the online banking site while ensuring all new code going forward has integrated accessibility solutions. The designer assists with researching new technologies and workflow efficiencies.

  • Jun 2017
    -
    Apr 2016

    Yardi Systems

    Associate Web Designer

    The Associate Web Designer assists in creating web page layout and online content, user interface graphics, icons, color schemes, content and infrastructure for new product releases and new web-hosted product offerings.

  • Apr 2016
    -
    Oct 2014

    Forged Media

    Web Designer & Developer

    One half of a two person team that specializes in creating training modules and materials for pharmaceutical representatives at many major companies including Bausch + Lomb, Teva Pharmaceuticals, Grifols, and Merck. Day-to-day includes planning, executing, and implementing the Web Design process to present pertinent medical information that can be tedious

Education


  • 2010
    -
    2014

    The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham

    BFA Web Design & Interactive Media

    Specialzed training to be proficient in creating websites that includes user-centered design and responsive design. Video filimng an editing was also a focus.

  • 2006
    -
    2010

    Scotland High School

    High School Diploma

    Home of the Fighting Scots located in Laurinburg, NC

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Contact


1717 Rosetta Dr Apt A
Durham, NC 27701

jaytee@jelissathomasdesign.com

(910) 544-3740

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