I am a recent graduate from San Jose State with a degree in Industrial Design and a self proclaimed furniture nerd looking for full time work.
IKEA, East Palo Alto, CA, US, Sale Co-Worker
Create office spaces that efficiently use IKEA Products
Maintain and assemble floor models
Help maximize sales
City of San Jose Dept. of Public Works: Community Facilities/Architectural Services, San Jose, CA, US, Design Intern
Worked as part of a design team to create an installation of solar
urban furniture installed in Downtown San Jose as part of the city's Green Vision Initiative.
San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, US, Student Assistant to Leslie Speer
Documented student work for department’s web site
Organized the Industrial Design Department’s Senior Showcase
Helped to curate Sustainability 3.0, a gallery showcasing sustainable product design.
Sarah's Science, Berkeley, CA, US, Camp Counselor
Lead groups of children through activities including nature hikes,
Arts and crafts as well as science projects.
Supervised kids ages 5-15.
San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, US, Bachelors, Industrial Design
As part of my education I had the opportunity to collaborate with students from University of Philadelphia and Lincoln University (UK) under the design collective mbrela (mbrela.com). The resulting work from our collaboration was presented at many design fairs including the Milan Furniture Faire, ICFF and Neocon East.
Dean's Scholar Award, Award
Acknowledgment of maintaining a GPA of 3.4 or above fore two or more consecutive semesters.