Gretel
Designer/Intern
May – August 2018
New York, NY



Developed branding for and advertising systems for Nike, New York Times, Axos Bank. Research and development for Apple and Field House campaigns.


Team Epiphany
Designer/Intern
June – August 2017
New York, NY


Designed event items including hats for HBO and a boat for Heineken |Lead Cazal Eyewear and Hpnotiq Liqueur social campaigns | Created mock-ups and presentations pitching the team’s ideas to Clients | Worked with a range of clients including Nike, Absolute, JBL, and Netflix.



GKC Advertising
Designer/Post Production Intern
May 2016 – Aug. 2016
Los Angeles, CA


Helped produce six international Hot Wheels commercials and several board game commercials with Mattel | Photographic works and editing used directly in commercials | Worked full time with art directors, editors, and clients | Helped form several advertising campaigns from concept to execution



Papermum Press
Letterpress Assistant
Jun. 2016 - Aug. 2016
Pasadena, CA


Helped produce business cards, invitations, and letters with designs while learning how to use traditional letterpress machines. Worked with clamshell, vandercook flatbed proof presses, and traditional manually operated Heidelberg presses with both metal and wood type.




Skills

Proficient
Photoshop
Illustrator
InDesign
After Effects
Cinema 4D
Premier
Microsoft Office
iWork

Other Skills
Digital/Analog Photography
Screen Printing
Block Printing
Plaster/Clay Work
Some Hand Lettering




Education

Undergraduate Studies
School of Visual Arts
Grade Average 3.87

Continuing Education Classes
UCLA Design|Media Arts
Art Center College of Design-Night



References available upon request

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