San Francisco, CA
University of Houston
Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture, Spring 2012
B.S. Industrial Design. Magna Cum Laude 3.52 GPA
San Jose, CA August 2014- Present
Industrial Designer/Design Researcher
+CMF design and development, researching lifestyle trends, CAD and Rendering materials colors and finishes. Designing CMF documents for model makers and over seas manufacturers.
+Concept development for many different clients from corporations to startups.
+Team member on two research projects that included, interviewing, storyboarding, user
insights and user persona’s.
Everywhere, February 2013-August 2014
+Focus on small project including branding, packaging, and industrial design.
NY,NY September 2012-April 2014
+ Brand development, strategic design and manufacturing, production.
+Concept development for lifestyle products. Sketching and model making
+Worked as design project lead and team member under creative director, responsible for market research, market opportunity, patent research, personas, concept development.
ORGANIZATIONS AND AWARDS
+IDA Bronze for TP-Link AC3200 Archer
+Women in Industrial Design up and Coming Designer June 2014
+University of Houston Alumni Association - Founding Member March 2014-Present
+IDSA student chapter president 2011-2012
+IDSA Special Recognition Award (1st Place Thesis Project “Willow”)
+PTD (Prevention Through Design (Student Finalist top 3)
Sketch, Figma, Adobe XD, Invision, Principle, Balsamiq, Adobe Creative Suite, I also have skills in CAD programs Solid Works, Intermediate Rhino Modeling, and Rendering Software Keyshot, Keyshot animation, Microsoft Office. MAC and PC.
Woodworking, physical prototyping, sailing