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Project Assistant at Rhode Island School of Design
Current student of Industrial Design at the Rhode Island School of Design. Seeking to build skills in ideation/design thinking, with a focus on high-end consumer goods and Assistive Technology for persons with disabilities both physical and mental.
Phone Concepts: Reflex Display
iPhone Case Concept
Spindle Turning Exercises: Walnut
Answer, and redirect, incoming calls to the Student Affairs office - providing information to callers or redirecting them to whomever can. Process internal and academic forms, such as academic leaves of absence, withdrawals, etc. General secretarial duties.
Provide insight and education to students with and without learning disabilities on various AT (Assistive Technology) applications available on mobile platforms, with an emphasis on time management/executive functioning.
Presentation and promotion of RISD DSS office and our programs, including, but not limited to, student mentoring and one-on-one disability support counseling.
Developed curriculum and taught a two week art course for children ages 6-12 as part of an integrated arts and athletics based summer camp.
Primarily worked in a cashier position. Handled work orders for repairs, special orders, and customer service/relations. Occasionally worked in-store sales.
Gained experience in rapid-prototyping, Solidworks, and working in a team environment. Worked alongside a team of design professionals to develop a design concept for a major corporation, gaining experience in team dynamics, hand-drawing, ideation, and foam modeling.
Project Assistant at Disability Support Office