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EDUCATION

B.F.A. in Industrial Design 

University of Notre Dame 2012 

3.67 GPA

SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, and InDesign CS6; SolidWorks; Rhino Modeling Software; Keyshot; SketchBook Pro; and Final Cut Pro

Ethnographic and trend research, tablet and paper sketching, verbal presentations, copywriting, exhibit/booth design, and MAC/PC platforms

 

DESIGN EXPERIENCE

MISFIT | INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER [Aug 2014–Present]

Designs new products, from initial concept development to manufacturing

Creates 3D computer models for engineering and design purposes

Designs and manages Misfit’s presence at conferences – e.g. CES and SXSW

Communicates with manufacturing teams to oversee production

Renders products and uses Adobe Creative Suite for various image creation

Creates presentations and presents designs to upper level management

Manages and operates office 3D printer

Contributes to the naming of products and features

Assists with copywriting for the Misfit website, pamphlets, and brochures

 

DEAP DESIGN | JUNIOR DESIGNER [Aug 2012–Aug 2014]

Assisted in ideation, concept sketching, and client presentations

Built physical and digital concept models 

 

BLACKAPPL | CONTRACT DESIGNER [Jan–Dec 2013]

Built and rendered digital models based on concept sketches

Assisted with ideation, research, presentations, copywriting, and client communication

        

INTEL CORPORATION | ACADEMIC PARTNERSHIP [Jan-May 2012]

Conceptualized All-In-One stationary computers with emerging technologies for various consumer groups

 

ASSOCIATION FOR CRAFT PRODUCERS | DESIGN INTERN [May-Aug 2011]

Worked as a volunteer designer in Kathmandu, Nepal

Developed local-sourced products directed at global markets

Introduced 20+ copper, wood, and ceramic product prototypes

 

FREELANCE WORK

Ayda — San Francisco, CA

SoundFocus — San Francisco, CA       

Webb deVlam — Chicago, IL

EarLens — Redwood City, CA

Marin Soil Solutions — San Rafael, CA

 

 

OTHER EXPERIENCE

PIANO TEACHER [2007–Present]

Teaching piano to students ages 5 to 15

 

CALCULUS & PHYSICS TUTOR [Aug-Dec 2013]

Tutored high school students in calculus and physics after school

 

FILMMAKING SPECIALIST [Summer 2008–10]

Taught film and editing techniques in various programs/formats

Created short-length films and animated movies