Art Director/Graphic Designer/Certified Usability Analyst (CUA)
Booz Allen Hamilton
Washington, DC
09.06 – Present

Art Director/Associate/CUA
Art Director and Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) with over a decade of professional experience as a lead digital designer on Booz Allen’s Digital Interactive Team. She has extensive design experience ranging from logo and brand development to user interface (UI) design for mobile and web applications. Her areas of expertise include UI design, dashboard design, branding, layout, infographic development and general creative consulting. She creates brands from the bottom up and partners with developers to create seamless user interfaces. As an art director and project lead, Mrs. Littlehale staffs projects, develops timelines and creates cost estimates. Her design work has received several design honors including Ava, MARCOM, and Communicator awards.

The Bomstein Agency
Washington, DC
09.05 – 09.06

Junior Graphic Designer
Responsible for the conceptualization, design, and execution of visual advertising materials for use in the Washington, DC metro area and the northeastern United States. Designed collateral material such as signage, brochures, annual reports, logos, stationery, direct mail, and posters, and created storyboards for Flash introductions, Web page layouts, client home page artwork, and Web site advertising banners.

Presented new advertising campaigns, collateral, and Web materials to clients for approval, and was responsible for selecting, purchasing, retouching, and cataloging visuals for placement in a wide range of print media. Responsible for producing artwork to correct specifications for delivery to professional printers.

Gulf Stream Communications
Charleston, SC, USA
06.05 – 09.05
Design Intern
Assisted with page layout, illustrations, photo shoots, advertisement design
General Assembly
Washington, DC
User Experience Design

University of Georgia
Athens, GA
08.01 – 06.05
BFA, Graphic Design
Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) Certification—April 2014
Completed two-week Certified Usability Analyst training and testing course through Human Factors International (HFI). HFI's CUA program validates a usability practitioner's expertise in user-centered design.
Art Direction, User interface design, User Experience, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Branding, eNewsletter Development, Graphic Design, HTML/CSS, Layout
2016 | Summit Creative Award
Bronze Winner, Benefits.gov site redesign.

2016 | Secretary's Honor Award
Exceptional Achievement for NativeOneStop.gov

2015 | Interactive Media Award
Best in Class, Benefits.gov site redesign.

2015 | Hermes Creative Awards
Gold Winner, Benefits.gov site redesign.

2013 | Public Relations Society of America
Bronze Anvil Award. Awarded by the Public Relations Society of America in the category of "Communications Research and Evaluation" for efforts on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Social Media project.

2012 | Ava award
Platinum Ava Award for the Department of Energy's Buildings Performance Database

2012 | Public Relations Society of America
Thoth Award for VA, Office of Information Security, “More Than a Number Identity Theft Prevention Campaign," —Internal Communications

2011 | MarCom Award
Gold Awards for: Better Buildings Program Roadmap, Better Buildings Challenge, Superior Energy Performance for Commercial Buildings (SEP-CB), Buildings Performance Database

2011 | MarCom Award
Silver Award for overall brand development for the Advanced Research Project Agency-ENERGY (ARPA-E)

2009 | MarCom Award
Gold Award for the 2009 Annual Report for the Arlington Academy of Hope

2009 | The Communicator Awards
Award of Distinction, America’s Longleaf Strategic Plan, Award of Distinction, 2007 Defense Environmental Programs Annual Report to Congress Report Cover Design, Award of Achievement, Arlington Academy of Hope Branding