Industrial designer and design professor specializing in action sports equipment. Former professional snowboarder, product designer and category manager for Burton and Roxy Snowboards. Lead designer for 3 women's hardgoods collections including boot designs, binding graphics and art direction for board graphics. Entrepreneur and lead designer behind TOAST, a patented system of heated base layer for people who work & play outdoors. Author of a how-to book on snowboarding with Mad Libs and "Make Your Own Adventure" influences. Previously the product manager for TVemail, an entry level email appliance.
>> Top 8 Gear Review, Backpacker Magazine (2012 Fall Gear Guide) >> "Challenge the Chill" product feature, Seattle Magazine (October 2012) >> "Gear for 2012: Outdoor Retailer Trade Show" GearJunkie.com (January 2012) >> SNEWS "Base Layer Highlights from OR" (February 2012) >> #1 women's board under $400 (Future Snowboard Magazine/September 2006) >> Good Wood Award, Transworld Snowboarding Magazine (September 2006) >> Gold Award, IDSA Northwest Design Invitational (2004) >> Honorable Mention, IDRA Sustainable design awards (2003)