ADOBE LIGHTROOM - ADVANCED

ADOBE INDESIGN - DEVELOPING

ADOBE PREMIER - DEVELOPING 

ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR - DEVLOPING 

CSS+HTML - BASIC 

ADOBE PHOTOSHOP - BASIC 

COPYWRITING - PROFICIENT 

PHOTOGRAPHY - ADVANCED 

VIDEOGRAPHY - BASIC 

WIX - PROFICIENT

I'm a photographer and digital media artist focused largely on social action, picking up a degree in Visual Communication Design along the way. 

BRIANA GARDENER PHOTOGRAPHY

GOLDEN GATE XPRESS

Graphic Designer

Worked on a team to deliver a weekly layout for over 10 editions of a newspaper. Collaborated and planned with the design team, as well as writers and photographers.   

Photographer

Freelance photographer and photo editor, with experience in the field of food, product, real estate, event, family, and portrait photography.  

EMERSON COLLECTIVE

Marketing and Communications Intern

Used various creative outlets to help advance Emerson Collective's mission: removing barriers to opportunity so people can live to their full potential. Focused on education, immigration reform, the environment, health, and other social justice initiatives, EC partners with entrepreneurs and experts, parents and o policymakers, advocates, and administrators--to develop and execute innovative solutions that will spur change and promote equality.  

XQ INSTITUTE 

Growth Team Intern

Helped spearhead social media growth plans, including social outreach and community engagement, gathering, and producing content, and producing product decks and briefs. Lead a photography campaign on Instagram. Worked with various freelancers for content production. Photography, videography, and other Adobe platforms to develop content. 

HER PLACE IS IN

Vice President and Head of Creative

Using various art forms to convey messages centred around social change. Producing and guiding the production of marketing graphics. Spearheading social media posting and content. Hosting multiple community events. Developing teams and coordinating recourses.  Helping to spearhead the planning and execution of community events and projects that seek to develop community, break barriers, and elevate conversations. 

briana.gardener@gmail.com​  |  Tel: 650-330-1297