Richard Clark

Graphic and Digital Designer


A versatile creative with strong print and digital content expertise and a passion for strategic design, brand development, and new technologies.

Senior Graphic Designer

Office of Communications, Dartmouth College (2012 – Present)

  • Responsible for all visual design managed by the Office of Communications as well as high priority creative projects for the Office of the President and other campus departments.
  • Participated in kick-off, planning, and briefing meetings for high-level institutional projects.
  • Played a key role in refreshing Dartmouth’s visual identity system.
  • Worked closely with the Director of Digital Strategy and Creative Services to develop and manage the Dartmouth brand.
  • Provided creative direction and advised on brand guidelines for internal and external projects as requested by various departments.
  • Collaborated with editorial teams, directors, project managers, and writers to create compelling marketing collateral in line with strategic messaging.
  • Trained and mentored other colleagues, inspiring creativity.
  • Met with clients to gather project requirements and determine schedules for deliverables.
  • Created concepts and ideas. Presented design work to internal stakeholders.
  • Managed design and production processes, ensuring quality control and efficient workflow in order to accommodate tight timelines.
  • Established trusting relationships with external agencies and supervised all print production.
  • Directed photo shoots and reviewed color on press checks.
  • Took charge of front-end development using tools including HTML, CSS, JS, Bootstrap, and Shorthand.
  • Designed and developed new digital storytelling websites while driving adoption of new technologies, frontend tools, and frameworks.
  • Created wire-frames, designs, and interactive prototypes for review and discussion.
  • Oversaw all aspects of the commencement program design and production.
Freelance Designer/Developer

Hero Media Arts (2012 – Present)

  • Designed and developed print materials and websites for green energy companies and businesses throughout Maine.
Freelance Designer/Instructional eLearning Designer

NDRI-USA (2016 – Present)

  • Built instructional eLearning modules for responders to opioid overdose emergencies.
Interactive Media Designer

Dolby Europe Licensing Ltd, Swindon, United Kingdom (2005 – 2012)

  • Responsible for the design and development of all digital-based work for Dolby Europe.
  • Developed content for the website. Built immersive html and flash mini-sites showcasing Paramount and Warner Bros. movies.
  • Constructed email newsletters and designed the user interface for the Dolby movie store website.
  • Created Flash demonstrations for Dolby Headphone virtual surround sound and a technology guide for an Android tablet.
  • Constructed rich media flash banners with 3rd party integration and analytics tracking.
  • Designed international trades show displays, stand artwork, and motion graphics sequences for broadcast exhibitions.
  • Provided graphic support and managed stand builders at trade shows in Berlin, Amsterdam, and Barcelona.
  • Produced innovative marketing materials including advertisements, product brochures, marketing sheets, retail posters, and newsletters, each in multiple languages. Generated print quotes, liaised with printers, and checked proofs.
  • Liaised closely with marketing managers and copywriters across cinema, broadcast, mobile, PC, and tablet segments.
  • Briefed, worked alongside, and managed external agencies and freelancers. Collaborated with the US creative team.
Freelance Graphic/Web Designer

Chicho Marketing and PR, Yorkshire, United Kingdom (2010 – 2012)

Graphic/Web Designer

Creative Design Advertising Ltd, Hastings, New Zealand (2004)

Graphic/Web Designer

ArtHaus, Marlow, United Kingdom (2002 - 2004)

Junior Graphic Designer

The AdVal Group plc, Aylesbury, United Kingdom (2000 - 2002)


Graphic Design BA Honors degree

Coventry University, United Kingdom (September 1997- June 2000). Graduated with Honors. (September 1997- June 2000)

BTECH Level 5, Advanced Professional Award in Management Studies

Cirencester College, United Kingdom (September 2005 – February 2006)

Association for Project Management, Introductory Certificate in Project Management

On-Site course at Dolby Europe Licensing Ltd, United Kingdom (September 2011)


  • Developing content-managed websites
  • Building instructional eLearning modules
  • Integrating jQuery, PHP, databases, and UI toolkits
  • Creating animations and motion graphics sequences
  • Email marketing design and build
  • Online display banner ads
  • UI/UX Design and prototyping
  • Targeted landing pages
  • User journeys, site maps, and wireframes
  • Testing cross-platform and browser compatibility
  • Determining metrics, SEO, and Google analytics
  • Setting up and managing web hosting environments
  • Layout and artworking
  • Branding and concept design
  • Printing and pre-press
  • Drawing, typography and illustration
  • Art directing photoshoots, color correction, and retouching
  • Obtaining quotes, managing suppliers, agencies and freelancers
  • Software
    • Adobe Creative Cloud
    • Captivate e-Learning
    • Office
    • Sketch, InVision Studio
    • HTML, CSS
    • MailChimp
    • PhpStorm/Atom
    • Bootstrap 4 Framework
    • CraftCMS
    • WordPress
    • Drupal
    • Basic Javascript and Twig templating for PHP
    • Development environment: Larval Valet
    • Sequel Pro
    • Pre-processor: CodeKit