EXPERIENCE

PLANTRONICS / '13-'15
Industrial Designer
Santa Cruz, CA

FORT STANDARD / '12
Assistant Designer
Brooklyn, NY

OFFICIAL MANUFACTURING CO. / '11
Intern
Portland, OR

RISD / ’09-'12
Teaching assistant, Metal+Wood shop monitor, Laser cutting monitor, Library circulation assistant
Providence, RI 

SKILLS

DESIGN / Excellent critical thinking, concept generation, research abilities and creative problem solving. Strong manual sketching and rendering skills. Experience in both hand and machine woodworking techniques as well as metal machining. Excellent model-making abilities with a wide range of materials. Skilled in Alias Design, Keyshot. Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Solidworks, and Rhino.

PERSONAL / Exceptionally hard working, and detail oriented. I am a self-motivated and creative individual who likes to collaborate and have fun while getting work done. I am a strong believer in sustainable design practices, that less is more.

EDUCATION

RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN / ’08-'12
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Industrial Design, 2012
Providence, RI

THE NORTHWEST ACADEMY / ’04-‘08
Portland, OR 

RECOGNITION

AMERICAN DESIGN CLUB EXHIBIT [work selected] / '13
INDUSTRIAL DESIGN BIENNIAL EXHIBIT [work selected] / ‘10
FOUNDATION STUDIES TRIENNIAL EXHIBIT [work selected] / ‘09
ARLENE SCHNITZER SCHOLAR IN ART AWARD / ‘08

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