Curriculum Vitae


2013 – Present / Boston, MA and Seattle, WA
Creative direction and design on user interface envisioning experiences for next generation software. Specific attention to storytelling, envisioning, and motion design with clients including Amazon, Amplify Learning, Fiserv, HBO, and Valve.

2001 – Present / various locations
Range of design projects and mediums with clients including ARCADE Magazine, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Cadence Biomedical, Concerted Efforts, Design Exchange Boston, MASS MoCA, and Studio Matthews.

2011 – 2012 / Seattle, WA
Design of software and technology prototypes for Microsoft’s future vision across scenarios set in the home and office. Specific attention to visual systems and evolving the Microsoft metro design language.

2010 – 2011 / Seattle, WA
Exhibit design, art direction, and data visualization for permanent and traveling exhibits including Can’t Look Away: The Lure of Horror Film and a behind-the-scenes interactive exhibit, AVATAR: The Exhibition.

2009 – 2010 / Seattle, WA
Conduct lectures and provide teaching support for University of Washington undergraduate design program including courses in Design Foundations, Typography, and Professional Practice.

2007 – 2008 / Boston, MA
Design and develop a variety of projects for EF’s worldwide educational travel ventures. Experience with travel market research, photography art direction, and a Paul Rand branding system.


2008 – 2010 / Seattle, WA
MFA in Visual Communication Design in the UW School of Art. 2009 Design in Rome participant.

2001 – 2005 / St. Louis, MO
BA in Interactive Digital Media. Studied abroad in Thailand and The Netherlands. Magna cum laude.


OCT 2014ARTCRANK Bike Poster Show / Boston, MA
AUG 2014The National Poster Retrospecticus / various US cities
MAY 2014Sasquatch! Poster Invitational, The Piranha Shop / Seattle, WA
MAY 2013Sasquatch! Poster Invitational, Vermillion Art Gallery / Seattle, WA
NOV 2012Positive Posters, judge / Melbourne, Australia
MAY 2012Sasquatch! Poster Invitational, 112 Printworks / Seattle, WA
APR 2011The Poster Museum, Pioneer Square / Seattle, WA
MAR 2011Smart Matter, UW Division of Design / Seattle, WA
JUN 2010Jacob Lawrence Gallery, UW Design Show / Seattle, WA
MAY 2010Henry Art Gallery, MFA Thesis Exhibition / Seattle, WA
MAY 2010AIGA Student Exhibition, 1st Place / Seattle, WA
JUL 2009TypeCon / Atlanta, GA
OCT 2009ATypI / Mexico City, Mexico
NOV 2005X International Biennale Theater Posters / Rzeszow, Poland


OCT 2016Seattle Interactive Conference / Seattle WA
FALL 2014Intermediate Portfolio / Massachusetts College of Art and Design
JAN 2014AIGA Upstate New York / Cohoes, NY
FEB 2013Division of Design / UW Seattle
OCT 2012School of Art / UW Seattle
SEP 2011Pecha Kucha 33, Design Makes Social Good / Seattle, WA
MAY 2011AIGA Design Give / Seattle, WA
DEC 2010Youth Advisory Board at EMP Museum / Seattle, WA
NOV 2010African Studies Association Conference / San Francisco, CA
JUN 2010Division of Social Sciences / Seattle Central Community College
JUL 2009Department of Design / UC Davis


2013Font Aid VI: Aster Affects / Society of Typographic Aficionados
2012New Modernist Type / Steven Heller, Gail Anderson
2012Black & White: New Monochrome Graphics / Victionary
2012Designers Electronic Media Manual / Jason Tselentis
2012Communication Arts, Interactive Annual 18
2011Sappi Ideas That Matter grant recipient
2011IdN Magazine v18n4, feature cover article
2010Excellence in Teaching / University of Washington
2010Type Directors Club, Typography 31 / TDC56
2010Font Aid IV: Coming Together / Society of Typographic Aficionados
2010Arcade Magazine, infographic feature
2007Cut & Paste, 1st place audience design competition
2006Best of Collegiate Design 13, 1st place