OBJECTIVE    

·  To further my knowledge of human-centered design practices through an engaging and challenging
   position as a service designer or art director

 

EXPERIENCE

·  Service Designer · Adaptive Path at Capital One, San Francisco, CA · June 2015–present
   Designed human-centered experiences, from qualitative research to execution; facilitated workshops;
   designed and socialized communication tools and educational materials; oversaw art direction

·  Lead Graphic Designer · Newsbound, San Francisco, CA · March 2014–February 2015
   Designed pages for “Stacker;” created original illustrations and content; worked closely with editorial
   and developer teams to create “Stacker” identity, user interface, and product website

·  Associate Art Director · WIRED, San Francisco, CA · February 2013–March 2014
   Designed print pages including feature stories and special issues; designed pages for 10-inch
   and 7-inch tablets; commissioned and art-directed illustrations; worked closely with editorial,
   photography, and production teams

·  Designer · San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA · August 2012–February 2013
   Designed printed exhibition guides, exhibition signage, wall texts and graphics, print and digital
   marketing collateral; worked with outside production vendors to produce exhibition materials

·  Freelance clients include Adobe, Amazon, Appetite Engineers, Specialized, Twitter, Vanity Fair, WIRED

 

EDUCATION

·  California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA · Bachelor of Fine Arts, May 2010
·  Western Culinary Institute, Portland, OR · Certification in Culinary Arts, September 2002

 

SKILLS / ACCOMPLISHMENTS

·  Proficient in human-centered design tools and practices
·  Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop
·  Experience with print processes, file preparation, and production methods
·  Copywriting experience
·  Recipient of the j.Charles Walker + John Brett Buchanan Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship, 2009
·  Recipient of UCDA Silver Award, 2009
·  Recipient of Michael Vanderbyl Scholarship, 2008–09
·  Recipient of Graphic Design Student Achievement Award, 2007–08
·  All Honors Scholarship Award Jury’s Mention, 2006    
·  Recipient of Trustees’ Scholarship, 2005–08
·  Recipient of the Carmen Christensen Scholarship, 2005–10

 

I enjoy learning and assume a sense of personal responsibility in my work. I am motivated, efficient,
and resourceful—all of which should be taken into account when considering me as an applicant.