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St. Louis, MO
Industrial Designer living in St. Louis and currently working within the Purina Design Team.
Always on the hunt for that next challenge.
See more at www.SKETCHFRESH.com.
West Lafayette, IN 47906
B.A. Industrial Design 2009
Industrial Designer, Nestlé Purina, St. Louis, MO Oct ‘10- present
• Designing new pet care products and user experiences while partnering
with R&D, marketing and consumers. Creating new strategies for observing
and attaining user-driven insights to guide design solutions.
Freelance Designer, Sketchfresh (Owner), St. Louis, MO '09-present
• Assisted clients through various stages of development including brainstorming, ideation, research, graphics, and concept development.
• Design Concepts
• Catalyst Strategic Design
Huntington Beach, CA
• Zibra, LLC
• Rute Design
• Nestlé Purina
St. Louis, MO
Design Intern, Metaphase Design Group, St. Louis, MO May '08-Aug '08
• Active player with various strategic projects that required collaboration
between both the design teams and clients throughout the design process.
Worked closely with peers and cross-functional teams composed of researchers,
ergonomists, and marketing representatives to get various products to market.
• Monkee designer of the week June '11
• IDSA Social Chair- St. Louis Chapter '10
• IDEA Finalist '09 for Rez-Q
• Featured Portfolio- Coroflot March '09
• Flores Award-Designers Choice show '08
• Honorable mention-Fundex Games '08
General: Excellent sketching ability (pen/paper and digital Cintiq)
Computer: Proficient in both Mac and PC based platforms
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
Beat all three Halo games on Xbox
Wacom Cintiq sketching
Purdue University, West Lafayette IN
- Industrial Design Liberal Arts
- 2005 - 2009
IDSA Social Chair- St. Louis Chapter '10
IDEA Finalist '09 for Rez-Q