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about me

I’m a multidisciplinary graphic designer with strong visual skills and a passion for using design as a tool to reach the masses and connect with the individual.

experience

The Web Development Group

Information Architect / UX Designer       ALEXANDRIA, VA  //  FEB 2013 – MAR 2015

Led information and user experience architecture responsibilities ranging from persona development and user research to complete build-out and notation of site maps and wireframes for delivery to the client.

Project Design Company

Interactive Intern       Washington, DC  //  SEP 2013 – JAN 2014

Built collateral for branding, web and print pieces. Edited and completed designs for existing interactive projects and contributed to onboarding tasks.

Crooked Crow Press

Apprentice       Rockville, MD  //  SUMMER 2010

Learned typesetting and Vandercook press operation from Rockville-area printer, children's book author and illustrator Chris Manson.

education

American University

BA Graphic Design       Washington, DC  //  Graudated DEC 2012

Highlights: print & interactive design courses, packaging design, independent study in environmental & infographic systems design.

Studio Art Centers International

Semester Abroad       Florence, Italy // SEP 2013 – JAN 2014

Spent a semester abroad in Florence, Italy studing graphic design, screen printing, B&W photography and installation art.