Industrial designer specializing in housewares and furniture with a deep interest in sustainable design. Qualified in the entire product design process from concept creation, design thinking, and sketch ideation to prototyping and manufacturing. I am currently working as an industrial designer at a consumer electronics company in the San Francisco Bay Area. Previously, I lived in Japan, where I designed, produced, and held a solo exhibition for my furniture collection inspired by my research on Japanese woodworking and sustainable furniture design. Through this work I earned a Master’s degree in Design Strategy (Design Business focus) from Kyushu University Graduate School of Design in Fukuoka, Japan. Key strengths: ・Design thinking ・Sketch ideation ・3D modeling ・Prototyping ・Presentation Native English and Spanish speaker, fluent Japanese (JLPT N1).
National Finalist, James Dyson Award design competition, 2013