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Resume

In a nutshell, I design experiences that advocate for the environment, adventure, education, positivity, and progress. I studied Art & Design and Environmental Studies in college, and I've worked as a designer here and there, too.

Education

BFA Art and Design: Graphic Design

Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, Fall 2015–Spring 2020

I graduated summa cum laude with Honors and a minor in Environmental Studies. I was named the Art & Design Outstanding Senior for the College of Liberal Arts, as well as a 2020 Outstanding Senior in the Honors Program.

Employment

Product Designer

Freelance and Contract, 2011–Present

I’ve worked for years as a design contractor, specializing in web and product design. I’m currently contracted at Five Acres Agency as a product designer.

Media and Marketing Intern

Cal Poly New Student & Transition Programs, 2017–October 2020

I designed posters and printed promotional materials, took photos and videos at events, and maintained the program website.

Writing Assistant

Cal Poly University Honors Program, 2017–October 2020

I wrote and copyedited pieces for program publications, including editing and designing a two-time first-place winning biannual newsletter. I also designed promotional materials, worked with branding, and photographed events.

Experience

Cal Poly AIGA Student Group

President, 2018–2019

I oversaw our officer board, hosted meetings, and planned events, workshops, and studio tours. I also served on AIGA Central Coast’s board as Student Liaison.

WOW Team Facilitator

Week of Welcome /Orientation Team, 2016 –17/ 2017–18

I volunteered two years training leaders for Cal Poly’s orientation programs and two years leading new student groups. I was named Facilitator of the Year 2017.

Skills

Interaction Design

User research; wireframing and prototyping; user interface animation


Graphic Design and Illustration

Print and publication design; brand research and identity; designing for sustainability and the environment

Tools

Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, XD, After Effects; Sketch; HTML, CSS


Photography and Content

Studio and on-location photography; Adobe Lightroom and Capture One; editing, writing, and research