North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
Bachelor of Graphic Design (BGD), May 2015
4.0 GPA, Valedictorian
Related Courses: User Experience Design, Typography, Branding
Mobile Designer, Ticketmaster Mobile Studio, Durham, NC
July 2015 - December 2017
Lead designer of Score (iOS), an app designed to surface only sports-related inventory from Ticketmaster. Designed all aspects of the app including UX, UI, and brand identity.
Part of the team instrumental in driving the redesign of Ticketmaster’s flagship app (iOS and Android). Mobile ticket sales increased by 38% following the redesign.
Lead designer of artist and venue detail screens on iOS (part of redesign).
Lead designer of Ticketmaster's Innovation Website, showcasing all the new and exciting products released by Ticketmaster.
Graphic Designer, Freelance, New York, NY
November 2015 - Present
Develop brand identities for different organizations, including a local car detailing service and local nonprofit. Delivered materials include logos, business cards, web assets, stickers, and other related materials.
UI/UX Intern, Two Toasters, Durham, NC
May 2014 - March 2015
Worked with UI/UX team on a variety of mobile apps (iOS and Android). Top clients included Regal Cinemas, Birchbox, and JackThreads.
Recipient, 2015 Graphic Design Faculty Book Award, Raleigh, NC
For demonstration of academic excellence, contribution to the learning environment, and potential to engage the profession, this award was given to only two students in the 2015 Bachelor of Graphic Design graduating class.
Semifinalist, 2015 Adobe Design Achievement Awards, worldwide
Received “ADAA 2015 Semifinalist” award for Sumus mobile app proposal.
Winner, 2013 SECU Emerging Issues Prize for Innovation, Raleigh, NC
Worked with three interdisciplinary students on a website proposal intended to help teachers develop their lesson plans. $50,000 grand prize.
Contestant, 2013 Brand X Experience Design Competition, nationwide
Worked with two other students on a user experience design proposal for Under Armour’s involvement in the 2014 Winter Olympics; placed fourth out of 62 teams.
Volunteer, REAL Durham, Durham, NC
August 2016 - December 2017
Worked to build relationships across the lines of privilege, race, and class to improve economic stability for all residents of Durham.
Met with different parts of the Durham community several times a month.
Proficient knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, After Effects
Proficient knowledge of UI building tools: Sketch, Zeplin, InVision, Principle
Intermediate skills in motion graphics
Basic knowledge of Wordpress, HTML and CSS