Matt Rhodes

  •  

  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Reading
  • Racquetball
  • Baseball (Go Rockies!)
  • Online Business

Experience

  • 2016 – 2019

    Creative Associate Director,
    Mission Hills Church

    Work collaboratively with the marketing team to create a cohesive, consistent marketing strategy. 

    Direct marketing team through the creative process to develop creative assets for events and marketing campaigns.

    Nurture the creativity and design skills of the communication team through creative direction, encouragement, and skills training.

    Create communication strategies to market, inform, and promote teaching series, big events, and other campaigns. 

    Design promotional materials related to church-wide activities with a high standard of creativity, excellence, and effectiveness.

    Play a lead role in creative sessions for project kick-offs. Collaborate with marketing team to develop concepts to present to leadership. 

    Provide preliminary creative design solutions within tight timelines and defend creative execution with sound rational.

    Set the stylistic direction of advertising and marketing materials and campaigns in print,
    video, and digital. 

    Oversee the brand standards including the re-branding process and determine the best ways to visually represent the organization’s identity.

    Manage multiple projects simultaneously from concept through completion. 

    Participate in continuous process improvements to keep department efficient and effective including Asana and Dropbox management. 

     

  • 2006 – 2019

    Business Owner
    and Creative Director,

    Fox Fire Creative

    Oversee the daily operations of running a successful business including developing
    marketing strategies, budgeting and accounting, and managing projects and employees. 

    Consult with clients to assess their needs, to advise them on marketing strategy, to develop and implement effective marketing plans, and to evaluate the success of their strategic objectives.

     

Skills

  • Team Management Skills 96% 96%
  • Project Management 94% 94%
  • Online Marketing 94% 94%
  • Graphic and Web Design 96% 96%

Education

  • 1998

    Master of Divinity, Fuller Theological Seminary

    magna cum laude

     

  • 1993

    Bachleor of Arts, Westmont College

    summa cum laude

Contact

Highlands Ranch, Colorado

303.726.9232