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Rovie Jay Dacumos
Graphic Designer
Computer Skills
Operating Systems

Fluent in the MacOS and Windows environment

Adobe Creative Cloud

Fluent in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, XD, Dream Weaver, Premier Pro, Animate.

Front End Development

Familiar with basic HTML and CSS

Printing Drivers

Proficient in printing on Epson and Cannon small and large format printers.

Language Skills

Native speaker.


Heritage learner with a B.A. in Filipino Language and Literature. Courses included two years of upper division language classes, literature and culture classes, and independent projects.

B.F.A. in Graphic Design
University of Hawai‘i at MānoaFall 2016 - Spring 2021

College of Arts and Humanities

Studied under Anne Bush and Chae Ho Lee

B.A. in Philippine Language and Literature: Filipino
University of Hawai‘i at MānoaFall 2016 - Spring 2021

College of Language, Linguistics, and Literature

Work Experience
Proposed Identity Designer
PlayBuilders of Hawai‘iSpring 2021

Presented a proposed identity for the PlayBuilders of Hawai‘i after doing research, sketching, and ideation.

Marketing Student Intern
Nordic PCL ConstructionDecember 2020 - Present

Assists the marketing department with visual materials such as flyers and videos. Worked on back logged assignments such as uploading documents to the company website, updated resumes, and other various office tasks.

Graphic Designer
Mānoa NowFall 2020 - Spring 2021

Works on promotional materials such as digital advertisments for clients and their businesses.

Design Desk and Digital Media Desk Intern
Ka Leo o Hawai‘iSpring 2020 - Spring 2021

Assists in the production of the school news paper by designing page layouts for the school’s bi-weekly newspaper. Designs social media posts to go with published online articles.

Student Assistant
Center for Philippine StudiesFall 2018 - Spring 2021

Assists in projects put out by the Director and the Center for Philippine Studies by creating visual materials such as promotional flyers, page layouts, website design and videos/animation. Designed the Filipino Language and Culture logo.

Clubs & Activities
Member; Secretary
AIGA UH MānoaFall 2019 - Spring 2020; Fall 2020 - Spring 2021

Participated in design events to help sell and fundraise for the graphic design program. Volunteered with other members for monthly Creative Morning meetings.

Web Administrator
Katipunan Club at UH MānoaFall 2017 - Spring 2018

Redesigned, maintained and updated the club’s website. Held general meetings to inform members of updates within the club. Created and supervised events and socials for members to participate in. 

Volunteer Experience
Social Media designer
Kasamahan CollectiveJanuary 2021 - Present

Curates social media posts for an independent media orgnizations dedicated to promoting the narratives and events of the Filipino Hawai‘i community. 

Computer Lab Technician
UH Mānoa Graphic Design LabFall 2019 - Spring 2020

Helped students in the Graphic Design program print their projects on small and large scale colored printers. Monitored and maintained the computer lab and equipments. 

ProceedSpring 2021

One of thirteen senior designers part of the UH Mānoa B.F.A. graphic design online showcase. Designed and coded the website along with two other designers.

Awards and Honors
Vincent Pollard ScholarshipSpring 2019

Awarded to a Filipino language learner in the Filipino program who has experience in service to the Filipino community.