14 years of experience in environmental design, branding, and communication. 

Education

Master of Design, Communication Design and Strategy
Illinois Institute of Technology, Institute of Design
2011

BFA, Architecture and Design
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
2004
 

Experience

February 2015 - Present
Filigree Suppers
Co-Founder
Filigree Suppers is a pop-up dinner series that brings local design and food together under a common theme. We host dinners in rotating cities including Chicago, NYC, LA and Boston. 
Roles: 
• Creative direction of brand assets including website and marketing. 
• Coordinates and collaborates with various vendors including designers, chefs, and event spaces to produce monthly suppers. 
• Collaborates with business partner to initiate and follow through on marketing partnerships. 

2014 - 2016
Brainlab, Inc, Chicago
Design and Creative for Marketing Communications
• Development of branded assets for internal and external communication. 
• Communication design for trade show booth design, company culture-building initiatives, and sales meetings. 

2011 - 2014
Sr Associate Design, SC Johnson and Son, Racine WI
• Brand Development
• Creative Strategy
• Design Research

2010
Design Intern, SC Johnson and Son, Racine WI
• Packaging Design
• Design Research

2007-2009
Contract Designer, Austin TX
• Design for Retail Environments
• Event Design

2004 - 2007
Display Coordinator, Anthropologie, Boston
• Retail Environment Display and Design

2002
Design Intern, Totem Design, NYC
• Design and account support for hospitality clients. 

2001
Design Intern, The Displayers, NYC
• Design support for retail and museum installations.