2010 graduate in Industrial Design from the University of Illinois.
To put it simply, I'm passionate about making things.
I am passionate about design, and draw inspiration from my outside activities to drive my ideas and concepts.
BFA in Industrial Design at University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign
Logan Rogersville High School, Class of 2006
New Balance Designer I- Training & Tennis/ March 2011-Present
Living the dream designing shoes. The paycheck is a nice bonus.
New Balance Design Intern/ Oct 2010-Present
Working in Advanced Concepts Department
Trainiac Freelance Illustrator/ July 2010
Submitted illustration proposal for character redesigns.
Webb Scarlett DeVlam Design Intern/ 2009- June to August
Assisted with structure concept generation as well as consumer research.
University of Illinois 3d Labs Supervisor / 2008 - present
Supervise the shops and enforce safe behavior during hours of operation.
-Vice President of Student Chapter of IDSA at UIUC
- Installation Committee Chairperson for 2010 Senior Design Showcase at Co-Prosperity Space in Chicago- Oversaw the construction of all fixtures and layout of the show.
-Traveled to Italy and France with Foreign Language Club 2005
-Performed with Logan Rogersville Marching Band at Disney World in 2006
-Performed with band, TeamOne, at Mcfest 2008, at the Metro in Chicago IL.
- Performed with TeamOne at the 2008 Vans Warped Tour
Musically I get amped when I wail on the electric guitar.
More than a sketch but not quite a masterpiece, that's a doodle and I love to doodle. My subjects are often robots, cool shapes, and cartoons.
Working out, and running is my personal time to myself. Just let my ipod play and push myself a little further every time.
I have done comedy at open mics. It is one of the most terrifying and gratifying things I have done.