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Bachelor of Science Degree – Industrial Design Technology
The Art Institute of Seattle –Seattle, WA – September, 2011
-digital tablet rendering
-Wacom tablet rendering
-Z corp 3d printing
-Objet 3d printing
-3 axis machining mill
Junior Product Designer - Taphandles LLC - Winter 2013/Present
Product design position with a focus on 3D modeling, hand sketching, digital rendering, brand development, and production design. Heavily involved in collaboration between other design teams and project managers working to design products and branding assets for craft brewers and large brewing companies.
Sketch Designer/Product Development - Steve Madden / The Topline Corporation - Oct. 2011/February 2013
Working within the field of footwear. Among hand sketching, inking, and digital rendering, designs are brought through the entire development process from ideation to materials choices and manufacturing. Client list includes Nordstrom, Macy's, Pac Sun, Aldo, Express, Cato, Toms, Payless, & Target.
Sketch Design Intern - The Topline Corporation - 2011
Hand sketched multiple styles and configurations of footwear. Inking and Photoshop renderings were performed for final designs, as well as concern for manufacturing processes and material choices.
Peer Tutor – The Art Institute of Seattle – 2009-2011
o Tutored students in areas including concept drawing, physics, drawing and perspective, digital rendering, basic mathematics, speech and ESL (English second language)
Housing Resident Assistant – The Art Institute of Seattle – 2009-2011
o Responsible for various actions within housing facility and monitoring residents (about 300 residents). Hosted various educational and social activities and was a school representative for open houses
After school homework center tutor - Hamblen Elementary School – 2002-2008
o Assisted students in areas of mathematics, English, reading, etc.
Industrial Design CLub President - The Art Instutute of Seattle - 2011
o Coordinated weekly club meetings, organizing field trips, and inviting guest speakers
-President’s & Dean’s list for 8 consecutive quarters-GPA 3.8/4.0 – The Art Institute of Seattle
-John Mahr Scholarship from Hamblen Elementary School – Spokane, WA – Summer 2008
-Academic Excellence Scholarship – The Art Institute of Seattle – Fall 2008-Summer 2011
-Elected Industrial Design Club President - The Art Institute of Seattle - Spring through Winter 2011
The Art Institue of Seattle
- Bachelor of Science Industrial Design
- 2008 - 2011