My background is obviously varied, but not for lack of focus. Throughout each stage of my life, I found myself drawn toward design and now, each past career contributes to my ability to creatively solve any challenge that presents itself. About Me
Feb '21 - Present
Member of the Catalog Production Team for Journeys Shoes, which drops approximately 12-17 catalogs per year.
- Use InDesign data merge features to create base of catalog
- Assist on studio photoshoots for catalog hero images
- Import, layout, copyedit, and prep for print catalog designs
- Develop, edit, and reformat a variety of internal company workbooks and documents.
Catalog design specialist
Oct '20 - July '20
Produced, coordinated, and planned social media and blog content for a mid-sized freight-brokerage firm, listed on the Inc 5000 for 3 years in a row.
Social media coordinator
Jan '20 - Oct '20
Assisted Junior and Senior Designers with all aspects of client work at a full-service branding and creative studio.
- Logo Design
- Basic Animations
- Design & Prep for Print & Web
Aug '19 - Dec '20
University School of Nashville
Assisted homeroom teacher with classroom instruction, led 1:1 and small-group instruction.
Dec '16 - May '19
Taught and planned 14-17 science classes/week to K-4th grade students; co-planned and implemented STEM-based summer camp; website and layout editor for online, open-access, academic STEM-Education journal.
M.S. in Geology - Studying basaltic glasses in subglacially erupted volcanoes in Iceland. Served as Teaching Assistant for 4 semesters, awarded TA of the year in 2016.
Received a B.S. in Geosciences while also working for The Current, the award winning student newspaper of Eckerd College. Served in various roles including Staff Writer, Editor of Viewpoints, and Layout/Graphic Design Editor.