I am currently a student at the Art Institute of Portland, studying Apparel Design. I will be seeking job opportunities in Textile and Apparel Design after my graduation in March.

Work Samples

  • Spring Seige

  • ink/blot

  • Sock It To Me

Work History

  • Production Lead

    • Cycle Dog
    • May 2011 - Present (3 years 3 months)

    Designed an exclusive print collection
    Communicated with superiors to approve strike-offs + colorways
    Completed a product redesign that resulted in a 465% increase in sales
    Worked with unconventional materials to maintain brand vision of sustainability
    Led a team of 5-6 employees
    Maintained production calendar + raw goods inventory
    Implemented a new system of tracking production

  • Design Intern

    • Haunt
    • Sep 2012 - Jan 2013 (4 months)

    Constructed garments for the Holly Stalder Bridal Line + performed alterations for clients
    Produced a line of products sold in-house at HAUNT
    Worked retail in boutique, assisted customers with questions + custom orders
    Assisted in event production + social media marketing

  • Assistant Wedding Coordinator

    • Holy Moly Matrimony
    • Jul 2012 - Oct 2012 (3 months)

    Completed craft projects to guarantee consistent decor
    Focused on details + maintained a clear design vision
    Provided support in vendor management
    Maintained a comprehensive schedule + time table

  • Tutorial Creator

    • Afterglow Cosmetics
    • May 2009 - Aug 2011 (2 years 3 months)

    Compiled research + developed innovative concepts
    Used product knowledge + keen eye for color trends to create video marketing materials
    Produced videos according to a strict production schedule
    Created blog to promote videos with related beauty + fashion news

Education

  • The Art Institute of Portland

    • Bachelor of Arts (BA) Fashion/Apparel Design
    • 2010 - 2013

Specialties

Awards

2012 AniA CHOICE Bridal Scholarship Merit Award Recipient

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