Chicago, IL | August 2014 – PRESENT
Working as a designer, I bring my skills in communication design, information design and interaction design to visually build meaningful experiences and stories based on research and client insights.
Doblin Design Intern
Chicago, IL | May 2013 – August 2013
Worked with a team to develop innovation strategy for a client. Visually communicated concepts and findings from research, participated in problem framing, and synthesized data to create a datamap. Assisted in user research through in-person and over the phone interviews.
Carnegie Museum of Art Curatorial Intern
Pittsburgh, PA | October 2013 – May 2014
Design and prepare for the upcoming Storyteller: The Photographs by Duane Michals exhibition. Create presentations, develop initial wireframes for the exhibition website, and construct digital mockups of the exhibition layout.
Carnegie Mellon School of Design Computer Consultant
Pittsburgh, PA | September 2012 – Present
Oversee School of Design’s computer cluster to make sure everything is running smoothly with both students and machines. Manage small and large print jobs.
Red House Communication Design Intern
Pittsburgh, PA | June 2012 – August 2012
Collaborated with creative directors on projects including print and digital pieces for The Andy Warhol Museum, Jefferson Medical, and Wilshire.
cityLAB Experiment Coordinator Assistant
Pittsburgh, MA | January 2012 – May 2012
Developed an iBook version of 6% Place which is available in the iTunes Book store. Created an ePUB version which is available on Kindle and Lulu. Adjusted for a print to digital medium.
Follow the Honey Design Intern
Cambridge, MA | July 2011 – August 2011
Worked with the art director and a team of interns to prepare furniture and organize exterior and interior displays for the grand opening of the store. Contributed to the starting of a new business.
TEDxCMU Head of Design
Pittsburgh, PA | September 2012 – April 2014
Create the visual identity system for TEDxCMU events which included a logo, posters, shirts, programs, toolkits and stage design. TEDx is an independently organized TED event at Carnegie Mellon University, inviting the world’s most fascinating thinkers, doers and makers to share their ideas.
CMU International Film Festival Designer
Pittsburgh, PA | December 2012 – May 2013
Designed various visual components including website, posters, booklets, and promotional flyers for the theme ‘Faces of Media.’
Pittsburgh, PA | October 2012 – November 2012
Designed a visual system for Carnegie Mellon’s fall concert, featuring the headlining band Sleigh Bells and the opener, araabMUZIK. Pieces included a logo, poster, tickets, table tents, laminate passes, stickers and shirts.
- Adobe Creative Suite
- (Ai, ID, Ps, AE, Dw, Br)
- Design + user research
- Digital photography
- Darkroom photography
- Sketching + storyboarding
- Book binding