Work Experience

Education​

InnoMark Communications - Industrial Designer
University of Cincinnati - Cincinnati, OH

College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning

B.S. Industrial Design, Class of 2012

Dean’s List all quarters

Structural designer of mostly non-permanent displays. I work with various clients to turn renderings into fully functional displays. These displays range from product displays, to window displays, and also signage. Brainstorming and prototyping are also important parts when it comes to designing the best solutions to our costumer's needs.

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College - Cincinnati, OH

Associate of Technical Studies in Industrial Design Technologies, Class of 2007

Graduated Cum Laude

Pratt Displays - Industrial Designer

Structural design for non-permanent corrugated displays with a focus on Oral Care products. Create detailed Assembly Instructions using Adobe Illustrator to guarantee all designs are constructed as intended.

Designed and implemented a Personal Project Program for the co-ops. This allows me to lead the co-ops through the design and development of a portfolio piece using the resources available to them here. The co-ops continue to learn about the design process, while I learn more about teaching and creating a curriculum.

West Chester Holdings - ​Freelance Accessory Designer

Developed and updated their line of women's gardening gloves. The main focus of the assignment were

to create new patterns and exploring materials not usually seen in gardening supplies. Also developed Patterns for children's garden gloves. These will be available soon at Big Lots.

Procter & Gamble (Female Beauty) - ​Design Management Intern

Redesigned an ailing product and planned a reintroduction event to increase consumer buzz and awareness. Led an internal initiative to design and create a book that provides current product awareness to the design team.

2010 - present
Procter & Gamble (Personal Health Care) - Design Management Intern

Collaborated with design consultancies, Interbrand and Landor, to create graphics for new packaging. Implemented and managed an internal design blog contest for the Mason office. Developed upstream design strategies and brand identity for ZzzQuil.

Legrand North America - Industrial Design Intern

2010 - present

Designed light switches and faceplates for Legrand’s next generation of products. Managed the database of all of the design options and files for the upcoming product lineup. Also designed an iPod dock that has gone into production.

Sonoco - Industrial Design Intern

Created mock-ups and designs for retail corrugated displays and packaging.

Also designed plan-o-grams.

CDI Business Solutions - Draftsman

Created technical drawings and 3D models for jet engine equipment. Managed 3d model databases.