Specialties: Industrial Design, Product Development, Hardgoods, Softgoods, Advanced Surface Modeling, Sketching, Rendering, Photography, and Video Editing.

Work Samples

  • Katana

  • Vice

Work History

  • Industrial Designer

    - Brought ten different bindings and five new boots to market within 3 years
    - Act as a key driver of the snowboard binding development process
    - Product creation for bindings and boots through development, CAD reviews, fit tests, lab tests
    - Combined insight from rider techniques, material sciences, and engineering to achieve high levels of performance
    - Collaborated with riders, marketing and sales to develop market appropriate products
    - Used as in-house videographer/editor and photo editor for catalog and websites
    - Created unique, industry-first strap and highback systems while navigating IP intense landscape
    - International travel for product development/testing, tradeshows, and manufacturing.
    - Brought into glove and apparel categories to provide product insight and designs

  • Industrial Design Intern

    • 4moms
    • Pittsburgh, PA
    • Jun 2014 - Jan 2015 (7 months)

    - Worked with an amazing team to develop car seats, strollers, high chairs, bouncers, and accessories
    - Advanced 3D surface modeling; Solidworks
    - Partnered with product managers to lead designs for all accessories
    - Rapid prototyping and reviews with engineering teams
    - Created technical drawings, specifications
    - Responsible for high quality rendering and photo editing; Keyshot, Photoshop, Lightroom
    - Collaborated with compliance engineers throughout development to ensure safe products

Education

  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

    • BS Industrial Design Industrial Design
    • 2010 - 2014

    Outstanding Senior, Graduated Magna Cum Laude, Dean's List (September 2010 - May 2014)

Specialties

Affiliations

Rome Snowboard Design Syndicate IDSA, Virginia Tech College of Architecture and Urban Studies Honorifics Committee Student Chair, Snowboarding (Snow Club at VT & Blacksburg Boarders Club), Mountain Biking (VT Freeride & Blue Ridge Gravity), Wakeboarding (VT Wakeboard Club), Surfing (VT Surf)

Awards

College of Architecture and Urban Studies Outstanding Senior Award | 2014, Werner Graeff Memorial Award | 2014, Eastman Innovation Lab Outstanding Junior Industrial Design Scholarship | 2013, VT KnowledgeWorks $25,000 Game Changers Challenge Finalist | 2013, Design For All Foundation | 2012 - First Place Non-Profit, IDSA International Design...
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