I'm a designer, researcher and technologist. Currently I am working on a Smart Glass that I invented. Instead of blinds or shades, this simple technology tints on command. (smartershade.com)

Work Samples

  • FlipLite

  • DiskDot

  • Laptop Display Security for Best Buy

Work History

Education University of Notre Dame M.S. Entrepreneurship B.S. in Mechanical Engineering B.A. in Industrial Design (Major GPA: 3.678) Manufacturing Concentration EXPERIENCE SmarterShade (Lono LLC) Founder, Inventor, CTO Invented SmarterShade (patent pending). Led first ever undergraduate team to win Grand Prize Raised over $43,000 for startup funding Design Resources Industrial Design/Engineering Intern Pro/ Engineer solid and Surface modeling Researched, designed, sourced and molded 3 products from concept to production. Worked in a team to design and produce dozens of parts and products. Special Needs Tutor Tutored autistic children in math and science Planned and taught science demonstrations Camp Sci-Tech Taught children 5-12 years old Designed curriculum for entire camp Selected and managed all counselors SKILLS Pro/ Engineer (solid and surface modeling), Solidworks, Alias StudioTools Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign Matlab, Fortran, C++ CLUBS Four Horsemen Ventures NDesign IDSA 2008 Class Porfolio Review: Highest Scoring Portfolio NCIIA Grant ($14,300) Indiana Collegiate Idol First Place ($10,000) McCloskey Business Plan Competition Grand Prize ($15,000) McCloskey Business Plan Competition Best Undergrad ($1,000) Engineering Venture Plan Competition First Place ($2,500) Idea Plan Competition First Place ($300)


University of Notre Dame



<b>National Science Foundation</b> - Grant ($750,000) <b>NCIIA</b> - Grant ($14,300) <br><b>Indiana Collegiate Idol</b> - First Place ($10,000) <br><b>McCloskey Business Plan Competition</b> - Grand Prize ($15,000)<br><b>McCloskey Business Plan Competition</b> - Best Undergraduate ($1,000)<br><b>Engineering Venture Plan</b> - First Place ($2,500)<br>