Career History

  • Art Director/Sr. Graphic Designer & Brand Specialist (Austin, TX / National / International HealthTech)

    September 2020 - September 2022

    (Companies: Distill Health & ImmunoTek Plasma)
    • Art direction, design and development of campaigns and brand assets for a national medical company.
    • Digital design and iconography development for a boutique health tech agency servicing local and international biotech companies.
    • Digital newsletter design and development for local automation startup firm.

  • BPL Plasma | Art Director & Sr. Graphic Designer (Austin, TX)

    September 2019 - July 2020

    • Art direction and spearheaded the design and development of campaigns & brand assets for corporate and 40+ centers.
    • Collaborated with internal marketing department to concept and execute motion graphics, social, display and banner
    • Contributed to client web development and blog content creation.

  • | Sr. Graphic Designer (Austin, TX)

    December 2017 - September 2019

    • Participated in the integrated marketing effort for a healthcare app across all channels of marketing.
    • Art directed, created and produced printed collateral including direct mail, brochures, trade show, promotional inserts & white papers.
    • Negotiated with print & merchandise vendors to stay within project budgets.
    • Crafted digital collateral campaigns, including social, display, and banner advertisements.
    • Designed webpages, templates, and updated code in
    WordPress, HTML and HubSpot, maintaining brand guidelines.
    • Collaborated with UX and product design teams to achieve consistent brand UI across all marketing channels.

  • MedSpring Urgent Care | Sr. Graphic Designer (Austin, TX)

    May 2016 - December 2017

    • Art directed, created, managed and produced a range of branded design programs including print collateral, web, corporate identity, direct response, infographics, presentations, promotions, integrated marketing, and signage for three
    consumer-facing national healthcare brands.

  • FaithHighway | Senior Designer/Project Manager (Austin, TX)

    October 2013 - November 2015

    • Logo design & branding, web design & development for international and domestic not for profit organizations.
    • Spearheaded web projects from concept to completion.
    • Managed and consulted with 50 + clients to design content and launch WordPress websites, training them in personal site management.

  • Public Affairs Coordinator/TV Producer | Jacksonville Educators Broadcasting, Inc. - TBN (Ft. Pierce, FL)

    July 2012 – May 2013

    • Produced local community awareness television show “Joy In Our Town” for Trinity Broadcasting Network. Prepared local media sources for topics and wrote content for interviews.
    • Oversaw broadcast scheduling and mandatory FCC public records. Designed and produced motion graphic show intros.

  • Freelancer | Art Director & Senior UI Designer (Florida)

    1999 - April 2013

    • Designed and produced Print and Web Design, E-commerce, Social Media Marketing and Branding for Website re-design, banners & social media campaigns.
    • Creation and Maintenance of E-commerce sites. Motion
    graphics video intros for vitamin company and electric car
    legislation promo video.

  • Project Manager & Web Developer | Social Kaboom (Vero Beach, FL)

    September 2011 – December 2011

    • Oversaw projects while collaborating with both designers and clients. Designed and launched Websites via backend C-panel and 3rd party hosting.

  • Creative Director/Video Direction & Editing | Christ Family Fellowship Church (Port St. Lucie, FL)

    2007 - July 2011

    • Designed and produced print design, logos, and promotional material in house as well as external advertising.
    • Partnered with local printing companies, magazines, sign shops, and newspapers.
    • Oversaw IT for computer and video equipment.

  • Freelance Graphic Designer | Cotton & Company (Stuart, FL)

    2006 - 2007

    • Designed and produced print material, logo design, corporate branding and web elements for Taylor Woodrow, Sailfish Point, Treviso Bay, Kolter Properties/PGA, Grey Oaks, Grand Harbor and other Real Estate & Travel Destination Properties.

  • Jr. Art Director | Cotton & Company (Stuart, FL)

    2004 - 2006

    • Collaborated with over 20 designers in designing promotional logos, corporate identity, and print & web designs for upscale real estate properties.

  • Sr. Art Director | Simple Success Marketing (Palm City, FL)

    2001 - 2004

    • Oversaw the art department in designing and producing websites, logo design, corporate identity, elevation and site plan drawings, and promotional print designs for high end South Florida real estate properties.

  • Jr. Graphic Designer | State Farm Insurance - South Texas Regional Office (Austin, TX)

    2000 - 2001

    • Collaborated on a team of 5 designers, producing promotional print design for Auto, Life, Health & State Farm‘s internal and external programs and products.

  • Art Director | Performing Arts Programs, Inc. (Austin, TX)

    1998 - 2000

    • Produced and designed the 101 page playbill including
    print ads for many local businesses.
    • Oversaw all print press checks, proofing and fulfillment to each arts venue.
    • Collaborated and coordinated with 6 major performing arts groups in Austin: Ballet Austin, University of Texas Performing Arts Center, Zach-Scott Theater, Paramount Theater, Austin Symphony & One World Theater.

  • Art Director | Austin Real Estate Magazine, Inc. (Austin, TX)

    1995 - 1998

    • Designed and produced real estate magazines for Re/Max, Century 21, Avenue One Properties, Kellar Williams,  JB Goodwin Realtors & Coldwell Banker.



  • Visual Communication (Associate of Applied Arts Degree)

    May 1993

    The Art Institute International – Dallas, TX
    Visual Communications – focusing on graphic design and marketing.



  • Outstanding Achievement Award


    “The Star” Magazine Cover Design from the State Farm Corporate Office

  • Gold Addy


    Grand Harbor Collateral Material |Simple Success Marketing (South Florida AdFed)

  • Bronze Addy


    Oak Harbor Ad Campaign | Simple Success Marketing (South Florida AdFed)


Austin, TX




Senior Design Specialist

Keith Patschke

My wholistic years of experience covers agency, corporate, B2B, B2C and design houses. Whether you have a question about Print, Digital, Branding, Web, Social, Marketing & UX Design or anything else, I am ready to answer all your questions. I'm here to help.

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