Brand-builder with 12 years of footwear design experience. Passionate about consumer focused innovation, and brand direction. Contributed to the rapid growth of several companies through a strong work ethic and spear-heading team objectives.

Work Samples

  • Footwear

  • Concepts

  • Ideation

Work History

Experience: Overland Sportswear Design Manager 2014 · Present Freelance Footwear Design- K-Swiss, Jasonwood, Gracie Shoes, Venn footwear- 2013 · 2014 Brown Shoe California- Lead Footwear Designer Nevados/Yukon Outdoor- 2011 · 2013 Freelance Footwear Design- Olukai, Keen, RYZ, adidas skateboarding- 2011 adidas NEO Label- Footwear Design- 2008 · 2011 Columbia Sportswear- Footwear Design- 2006 · 2008 Sorel- Footwear Design- 2004 · 2006 Skills Creative direction, collaboration, branding and identity, strategic planning, goal setting, design management, footwear design, rapid ideation, innovation, trend, rendering, photo real's, model making, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Microsoft Office; Macintosh and PC; Men's footwear sample size. Passions Footwear and apparel, photography, running, snowboarding, and motorcycling. Extra Curricular Activities Young Heart Project design competition, Portland Marathon, Half Marathons, 10k runs, 5k runs, Business RS Academy, Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) volunteer design work, OMSI tech lab volunteer.


  • University of Cincinnati

    • BS in Design Industrial Design
    • 1999 - 2004



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