Timothy Sanders is a freelance creative professional with 20+ years of experience in design, branding, illustration, and writing.
A strong project leader and collaborator, Tim is involved in community-building and humanitarian causes,
and is dedicated to helping socially responsible organizations earn the enthusiasm of their audiences.
Tim has worked with many socially and environmentally focused groups, including The United Nations Peacebuilding Fund, Elton John AIDS Foundation, Scott Dikkers (founding editor of The Onion), Aspen Institute Citizenship and American Identity Program, Smithsonian Science Education Center, Yes! Magazine, Partners In Health, Slowfood USA, Yoga Journal, and Citizen University.
Tim has also executed projects for well known companies like Amazon, The Economist, LinkedIn, Rosetta Stone, and Ericsson.
Notable Work Experience
CHARLEY CHARTWELL - www.charleychartwell.com
Co-founder and Creative Director| 2013 - PresentWe create smart, literary and linguistic wall charts to the public
and retailers. Our products have been featured on Fast Company’s co.design, BuzzFeed, Swiss Miss, and we
partner with Uncommon Goods, a national gift catalog with 1 million+ subscribers.
MOTOROLA / GOOGLE, INC.
Senior Specialist, Creative Design & Direction| 2002 - 2012
I led branding and design for Motorola’s mobile developer program, managing visual strategy and execution for
website, brand guidelines, and marketing campaigns. During Google’s acquisition of Motorola, I oversaw quality
assurance of Google’s copyright guidelines for Motorola's mobile marketing.
Co-created the business plan and design of this Facebook application, which encouraged usersto share virtual
merit badges with their friends.
Seattle Council Co-coordinator, Volunteer| 2007 - 2008
Coordinated key segments of MoveOn Seattle’s grassroots organizing campaign through the 2008 presidential
election. Facilitated large group meetings, trained volunteers, led orientations, and designed communications..
EDUCATION FOR PROSPERITY
In April 2012 my wife and I traveled as volunteers to a rural area in southern Haiti to meet with school leaders,
interact with students, and gather video footage and interviews for fundraising efforts.
Brand Development Internship | 2007
Egg is a communications firm that focuses on green and sustainable brands. I assisted in brand strategy meetings,
presented artwork to clients, and designed identity and communications.
References available upon request.