I graduated with honors from Kendall College of Art and Design with a BFA in Industrial Design. I have four years of design experience as an industrial designer working with Fulton Innovation and Amway on a large variety of projects from consumer electronics to packaging. I am actively seeking new opportunity to expand my knowledge and help others develop new products and ideas. Feel free to contact me to discuss how we can collaborate together.
OBJECTIVES- To obtain a position as an Industrial Designer at a company that offers the opportunity to improve life through thoughtful and innovative product design. EXPERIENCE- Amway - June 2011 to Present - Package Design for Artistry, Nutrilite, and Other Amway Brands - Explanatory Drawings for Amway Products - New Product Concepts Fulton Innovation - 2008 to 2011 - Industrial Design Internship - Ideation for eCoupled Wireless Power - Explanatory Drawings for Major Consumer Electronic Partners - CAD Modeling and Rapid Prototyping for Partner Prototypes - Adapter Research and Design for Portable Consumer Electronics - Market and Consumer Research - Logo Development - Explanatory Drawings for Amway Products Wolverine World Wide - 2010 - Collaboration Industrial Design Project - Shoe Research and Design for Various Shoe Styles and Brands Bissell - 2009 - Collaboration Industrial Design Project - Research and Product Design in New Potential Markets Outside Floor Care Davidson Plyforms - 2008 - Collaboration Industrial Design Project - Sporting Good Product Design Utilizing Bent Plywood EDUCATION- Kendal College of Art and Design - 2008 to 2011 Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Design Saugatuck High School - 2004 to 2007 HONORS 7 Filed Patents President’s list at Kendall College of Art and Design Industrial Design Society of America Toastmasters Certified SolidWorks Associate COMPUTER SKILLS- Mac / Windows Adobe Creative Suit: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign Computer-Aided Design (CAD): Rhinoceros, SolidWorks, Bunkspeed Microsoft Office DESIGN SKILLS- Hand Sketching/Rendering, Computer Sketching/Rendering, Model Making, Wood and Metal working, Graphic Design, Digital Photography, 3D Scanning, Complex Problem Analysis and Solving, Brainstorming, Conceptualization/Ideation, Market and Consumer Research, Good Communication Skills with Individuals and Groups, Good Organization and Planning. (References Available upon Request)