Design Research



San Francisco, CA




University of Houston

Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture, Spring 2012

B.S. Industrial Design. Magna Cum Laude 3.52 GPA



Whipsaw Inc. 

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.


POLR Design 

Everywhere, February 2013-August 2014

Industrial Designer

+Focus on small project including branding, packaging, and industrial design.



NY,NY September 2012-April 2014

Industrial Designer

+ 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.

+3-D printing

+Interaction design



+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. 

Hands on

Woodworking, physical prototyping, sailing