Designer
Product Design
Location: Houston, TX, USA
University: The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Major: Product Design

Designer

Graphic Designer . Marketing Coordinator
Strategic Benefit Solutions
January 2018 - Present
Houston, Texas

• Research financial management and broker softwares such as Zywave, Gen 4, Judy Diamond and create informative presentations for staff
• Curation and coordination of brand identity across platforms
• Social media management and graphic element design


Intern
Lee Weitzman Furniture
July 2015 - September 2015
Chicago, Illinois

• Assisted in fabrication of custom fine furniture, including an extra-large bed frame with floating side tables, bar stools, and bookshelf
• Helped in different aspects of the business: drafting, customer service, carpentry, digital modeling, finishing services and upholstery


Shop Assistant
Quazi, Inc.
May 2014 - August 2014
Houston, Texas

• Contributed to custom-painting many pieces of an ongoing series of painted folk furniture
• Assisted in the fabrication of furniture, while learning traditional furniture-making processes: including hand planing, woodworking machinery servicing, material acquisition and business-to-business partnerships
• Created conceptually-driven hand painted furniture works




Volunteering

Catastrophic Theater
Spring 2013 • Volunteer

Worked at the reception desk answering phones and organizing documents

Food Not Bombs
Summer 2014 • Volunteer

Distributed vegan meals to homeless Houstonians


Houston Food Bank
Summer 2013 - Volunteer

Sorted cans and dry goods for distribution




Software

Adobe Creative Suite
Rhinoceros 5
Maxwell Render
Keyshot
Google Sketchup
Microsoft Office


Skills

Illustration
Fine art
Woodworking
Graphic design
Design thinking
Research and development
Communication and
presentations
Rapid prototyping
CNC
Customer Service
Data Mining

art, illustration, design, graphic design, product development, product design, painting, drawing