Timothy Sanders is a freelance creative professional with 20+ years of experience in design, storytelling, illustration, and copywriting.
A strong project leader and collaborator, Tim is involved in community-building and humanitarian causes,
and is dedicated to helping social good organizations build enthusiasm with their audiences.
Notable Work Experience
CURIOUS CHARTS - www.curiouscharts.com
Co-founder and Creative Director 2013 - Present
We create fun and educational wall charts for people who love to give gifts. Our products have been featured on Fast Company’s co.design, BuzzFeed, and Swiss Miss, and we partner with Uncommon Goods, a national gift catalog with 1 million+ subscribers. Our new line of products, called Mighty Paper, inspires girls, women, LGBTQ citizens, and other groups who are demanding equal treatment, rights, and justice.
TIMOTHY SANDERS DESIGN FOR SOCIAL GOOD
Founder and Lead • 2013 - Present
I’ve enjoyed working with many social good teams, including The United Nations Peacebuilding Fund, Elton John AIDS Foundation, Yes! Magazine, Partners In Health, Aspen Institute for Citizenship and American Identity Program, Smithsonian Science Education Center, Yes! Magazine, Slowfood USA, Yoga Journal, and Citizen University.
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-Founder • 2010–2012
Co-created the business plan and design of this social good Facebook application, which encouraged users to 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.