EXPERIENCE

MATTER — Industrial Designer

JULY 2016 - PRESENT

Working with various clients from startups to fortune 500 companies to deliver holistic experiences that span hardware, software, and services. Assumed lead design role on several projects.


Creature — Industrial Design Intern

AUGUST 2014 - AUGUST 2015

Worked on projects spanning over 30 clients and brands. Primary responsibilities included ideation, concept development, storyboarding, rendering, and presentation prep.

Freelance — Designer

AUGUST 2013 - JUNE 2016

Various industrial, UX, and sound design work for Electrolux, LG Electronics, Jeju Airlines, People Footwear, Product Quickstart, and other individual clients.

Electrolux — UX Design Intern

JANUARY 2013 - JUNE 2013

Piloted several physical and digital interactive design projects that drove the brand’s trajectory towards connected living. Designed and helped implement new sound interfaces for Frigidaire Professional appliances and led a sound design workshop to expand the library of sounds.






EDUCATION

Georgia Institute of Technology — B.S. in Industrial Design

AUGUST 2011 - MAY 2016

Graduated with Highest Honors, led workshops and talks as IDSA Student Chapter President, and won the 2016 IDSA Student Merit Award.






RECOGNITION

2017 Dubai Design Week — Global Grad Show Exhibitor, halo MIDI

2017 Innovation By Design Award — Product Category Finalist, Well

2017 Innovation By Design Award — Experimental Category Finalist, Well

2017 International Design Excellence Award — Finalist, Well

2017 IDSA Southern District Design Conference — Speaker

2016 IDSA Student Merit Award — Southern District Winner

2016 Atlanta Design Expo — Exhibitor, Edge

2015 Atlanta Design Expo — Exhibitor, Ara bookshelf

2015 International Design Excellence Award — Finalist, Shibusa