Director, Designer, and Innovator bringing 16 years of industry expertise, creating compelling product lines and design leadership for world-class brands, such as: Puma, Under Armour, Oakley, Asics, Castelli, Skins and others. Once a pro-athlete, I integrate an added intuition of form, functionality and vision into a multi-faceted design approach. I have a proven ability in combining a innovative design philosophy, with a deep understanding of brand development, business strategy and consumer insight. My breadth of work has traveled across continents delivering award-winning categories in both the US and international markets.

Work Samples

  • Global Football

  • Cycling

  • Base Layer and Underwear

Work History

  • Senior Design Lead, Men’s Golf

    + Collaborate on global trend & color, seasonal design strategies, technical product concepts
    + Responsible for every aspect of Golf category design including material, trim & color, line creation, category fit, etc..
    + Drive concept, design and execution of Golf apparel lines in partnership with cross functional teams
    + Leader within the design department tasked to support and participate in all applicable company wide initiatives
    + Effectively communicate and present design concepts to internal and external audiences
    + Mentor to design team. Delegate tasks, monitor progress and provide feedback to align with talent growth initiative
    + Partner with developers and product team to create innovative and technologically advanced products

  • Director, Designer and Innovator

    Innovation, Line Creation, Design & Development of Athletic Apparel and Accessories. Brands include: Skins Compression, Matuse and Riddell. In addition, I am involved in Creation and Direction of branded Collateral for fabric technologies that includes initial presentations, hang tags and P.O.P.

  • Private Brand Design Lead, Men's Golf (Contract)

    • Dick's Sporting Goods
    • Pittsburgh, PA
    • Jun 2013 - Nov 2013 (5 months)

    Men's Golf category owner for private label brands Slazenger and Walter Hagen. Includes Trend & Color, Strategic Planning, Design of Styles, Textiles, Prints, and Branded Trim creation.

  • Apparel Designer, Developer and Innovator

    • Freelance/Contract
    • San Diego, CA
    • Oct 2012 - May 2013 (7 months)

    Design and Development, Direction, Color & Style Trend, Line Creation and Design for the Retail Athletic Apparel categories. Brands included: Lululemon, Callaway Golf, Dick’s Sporting Goods (Golf and Cycling categories)

  • Creative Design Director

    • Winds Group
    • Encinitas, CA
    • Feb 2009 - Sep 2012 (3 years 7 months)
  • Senior Men's Designer

    • Under Armour
    • Baltimore, MD
    • Jun 2007 - Jan 2009 (1 year 7 months)
  • Apparel Designer, Business Development

    • Winds Enterprises Limited
    • Del Mar, CA
    • Oct 2004 - May 2007 (2 years 7 months)
  • Graphic Designer, Advertising Lead

    • National Instruments
    • Austin, TX
    • Dec 1999 - Oct 2003 (3 years 10 months)
  • Graphic Designer

    • Lorenz Advertising
    • San Diego, CA
    • Jun 1997 - Oct 1999 (2 years 4 months)


  • San Diego City College

    • Visual Arts Graphic Design Communication
    • 1993 - 1997





+ NSCAA 2010 Soccer Product of the Year, Goalkeeper Protective + US Patent holder/inventor “Stability Anchor” for Men’s Underwear + 2006 Best New Cheer Product, Reversible Pom DESIGNED AND SERVICED PROFESSIONAL TEAMS: + USA Cycling Team + Manchester City Football Club + NFL Football Combines + Hannover 96 Football Club + Omiya Ardija FC + DEWALT Pro...
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