Senior Art Director | 2016—present
Clients: Nike Global Training, Nike Golf, Nike+ Membership, Nike Western Europe, Nike Direct, LUNA Bars, LUNAFEST, CLIF Kids, L'Oreal, New Business
Creative Lead | 2017—present
Lead the creative team for the P.Ink Portland chapter. P.Ink is a non-profit that connects breast cancer survivors who have gone through mastectomies with tattoo artist who provide them a unique form of healing through tattoos. Responsibilities include launching and managing social channels, building awareness, shooting content with a videographer/photographer, overseeing all visual collateral, and planning for the event itself.
SWIFT + A POSSIBLE AGENCY
Art Director | 2015—2016
Have the nicest clients ever and was part of the lead creative team taking on campaign creative and strategy, website design, art direction of still and video shoots, social content development, influencer programs, and commercial TV work. Responsible for leading a studio team, junior creative team, and a team of designers on sketching, post-work, and conceptual process.
Clients: Google, Twitter, Stouffer’s, Outshine Fruit Bars, Hot Pockets, Nestle
CODE AND THEORY NY
Art Director | 2012—2015
Previously Jr Art Director, Jr Visual Designer
Snapple Facts became my life, did you know that Alaska has more caribou than people? Lead creative team on a variety of beverage brands where projects included digital campaign development, website design, art direction of video shoots, social content development, and influencer work. Responsible for managing two rockstar junior designers.
Clients: Snapple, Dr. Pepper, 7Up, Mott’s, Sun Drop, Sunkist, Clarisonic, Maybelline NY, New Business
FREELANCE CREATIVE // KATHY HEPINSTALL & ROHITASH RAO
Designer | 2012
Worked for the hilarious duo Kathy Hepinstall and Rohitash Rao. Learned what the Hollywood Bowl was and pitched abstract creative that the client eventually made less abstract (surprise!).
Client: Hollywood Bowl
DESIGN AND EDITING SERVICES, U OF O
Graphic Designer | 2010—2012
Got my own cubicle, which I nicknamed "The Hive" (before Beyonce), where I designed print
collateral and branding identity piece for clients at the University of Oregon. Was in charge of managing my own accounts, clients, and print production times.
Adobe Creative Suite
Keynote / Powerpoint (but who like PPT?)
Digital and Offset printing (a lost art)
Millennial media (FB/TW/PIN/IG/G+/Snapchat)
Eating fried crickets and caterpillars
Making friends with Japanese game show hosts
Drinking wine in Drew Barrymore’s apartment
UNIVERSITY OF OREGON
B.A. from the School of Journalism and Communication
Focus in Advertising
Graduated in 2012 Cum Laude
AAF Most Promising Minority Student
Pepsi Leadership Fund