Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago, IL. - Bachelor of Architecture
/ MAY 2016
Deans List all semesters 3.8/4.0 GPA - Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Berlin Studio - Berlin Germany
/ JUN.-JUL. 2014Summer Study Abroad Design Build - Created exhibition for international urban farming exposition
Urban Activators: Englewood - Chicago, IL.
/ JUN.-JUL. 2015
Summer Inter-professional Design Project - Created storefront units for Englewood Business Accelerator
PORTER Design Build Inc. - Chicago, IL.
/ 2019 - PRESENT
Designer 2019-2021, Senior Designer 2021-Present Designed flagship retail environments and architectural finishes. Planned and designed entire design language for several international brands. Main contact between clients, architects, and builders. Currently assisting in overseeing design team, scheduling, and creating and adjusting company wide processes.
Quarter20 - Chicago, IL.
/ SEP. 2016 - SEP. 2018
Designed retail and environments and fixtures, crafted unique design solutions relating to branding and brand identity.
Worked within strict brand guidelines. Active in project management process and traveled domestically and internationally
to oversee installation and final project buildouts
Dirk Denison Architects - Chicago, IL.
/ DEC. 2015 - SEP. 2016
Completed digital media work and physical models for client presentations, drafted DD’s and CD’s in Vectorworks and AutoCAD, assisted in setup for client meetings
Michael Richman Interiors - Chicago, IL.
/ JUN.2015 - AUG. 2015
Assisted with site visits for measurements, drafted floor plans and custom furniture details for clients and contractors, assisted with office re-organization and billing and pricing for firm services
Uhlir + Nelson - Chicago, IL.
/ MAY 2015 - JUN. 2015
Recorded site measurements, created to-scale drawings and 3d models to aid in design process
SASDI Office Student Assistant - Chicago, IL.
/ OCT. 2014 - MAY 2016
Trusted with making purchases for office, reconciling payments, and implementing office-wide changes
Chicago Architectural Club - Chicago, IL.
/ 2014 - 2015
Base drawings for Barack Obama Presidential Library Design Competition
HouseHaus - Chicago, IL.
Concepted and designed interlocking system of furniture, created scaled design diagrams in Illustrator for client presentations
Adobe Creative Suite
Basic CNC Software