I am a graphic designer based in Tahoe City, CA with a passion for lettering, boutique brands, and a DIY attitude.
As a design thinker, I believe that it's my responsibility to reduce noise and clutter by creating clear and efficient systems and brands.
If you'd like to get in touch to start a project or just say 'hello' don't hesitate to drop a line. Always up for a bike or camp adventure!
Oracle | Senior Designer
During my contract period I led the redesign of the Oracle Team USA Base facility in Bermuda, launched a new identity for their partnership with the ITA, designed the OTUSA experience for Oracle Open World, and assisted in strategy and led creative for several sports marketing campaigns.
Trinity Brand Group | Designer
Responsibilities included branding and packaging design for high profile clients, leading creative on smaller accounts and art directing photoshoots for internal website and business development resources.
Alta.Co | Designer
My role at Alta ranged from designer, to art director, and, at times, to project manager. Focused on brand strategy and design, primarily for cult-tier wineries, and a few lifestyle brands here in the bay area.
Flir Creative | Designer
Working closely with the creative director, I crafted compelling brands for local and regional clients spanning across several sectors including financial, development, construction, creative, and dining. Routinely led creative direction and execution, maintained established brands, and communicated effectively with clients.
Western Washington University | Adjunct Professor
Spring Quarter 2012
Delivered an existing curriculum for DSGN 270, Intro to Design thinking, history, and typography. Projects included exercises in letter syntax, logo design, layout and composition, and branding.
Tether | Design Intern
Focused on brand development, packaging and marketing materials for Pepsico clients including the core Pepsi brand, Aquafina, SoBe, Gatorade, as well as Amazon.com.
Western Washington University
BA in Design with a concentration in Graphic Design
Courses focused on branding, print production, typography, packaging and strategy.
University of Nevada, Reno
AA Fine Arts
Focused on print making and digital media.
Working knowledge of:
*Can provide references on request.