Work History

Education
Drexel University Philadelphia, PA.
  • 2016 graduation, magna cum laude.
  • Westphal College of Media Arts & Design.
  • Bachelor of Science in Product Design with a minor in Fine Arts.
Employment

Senior Designer

MINIMAL Inc.
  • 2016-Present
  • Chicago, IL.
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Recent Awards

IDEA Gold


Turf Accoustic Tiles
2014-Present

Employment

Minimal Inc. (MNML) - Chicago, IL.

Senior Designer

, 2019-Present
Staff Designer, 2017-19
Design Intern, 2016
- Responsible for leading projects, managing development timelines, and handling client relations.
- Created pitch decks, led client workshops and team brainstorms.
- Created 3D models in SolidWorks & Rhino. Produced renders using V-Ray, Octane, & Keyshot.
- Selected concepts for development and built final client presentations.
- Worked on IDEA Gold award winning project (Turf) and IDEA Silver project (Wellbeings)
WellBeings, LLC. (MNML) - Chicago, IL.

Staff Photographer

, 2018-19
- Created a suite of product photographs for the brand website and assisted with web design.
- Designed the 2019 Product Catalog and additional marketing material.
- Produced photorealistic renders using Octane and Keyshot.
- Assisted with packaging design, copy, and layout for the inhaler.
Michael Graves Architecture and Design (MGA&D) - Princeton, NJ.

Design Intern

, 2015
- Produced SolidWorks assemblies, spec. packets, and production drawings.
- Sketched new concepts, developed existing products, and built models.
- Maintained 3D printers, assisted video production, made packaging mockups.
- Nominated by Donald Strum, Principal, for the 2016 Cooperative Education Award and won.
Westphal College Hybrid Making Lab (Drexel) - Philadelphia, PA.

Lab Assistant

, 2014
- Maintained Objet Alaris 3D printers.
- Managed appointment scheduling and handled shop payments.
- In charge of laser cutters, machine tools, lab computers, and shop inventory.
- Opened and closed the shop, monitored student safety.
LeBow Freedom of Business Award - Philadelphia, PA.

Freelance Designer

, 2014 (3 months).
- Selected by Drexel Administration to design the 2015 Freedom of Business Awards.
- 10 weeks of sketch development, 12 weeks of CAD modeling and prototyping.
- Presented 3D printed prototypes, final renderings, and blueprints to clients.
Motorcycle History and Design - Philadelphia, PA.

Teacher's Assistant

, 2014 (3 months).
- In charge of integrating the class' ideas into one design for development.
- Modeled multiple fully detailed motorcycles in SolidWorks.
- 3D printed scale models which were displayed in the College art gallery for over a year.
- Created renders in Keyshot and a 6’x4’ presentation board for the school engineering competition.
Westphal College Product Design Lab - Philadelphia, PA.

Shop Assistant

, 2014.
- Opened and closed the shop, monitored students to ensuring safe machine use.
- Maintained shop & machine cleanliness.
- Managed the tool room, check in/out process, handled payments for materials.
- Created safety information sheets and stickers to promote safe machine use.