EXPERIENCE

Dropbox  |  January 2017–Present
Interactive Designer, Brand Studio

Designing simple, gorgeous experiences for Dropbox.com logged-out visitors. Support the Dropbox brand and lead campaign storytelling, bringing brand expression in product and in the world.

Freelance  |  October 2010–Present
Graphic Design, Digital Strategy, Video Production

Provide brand and digital strategy, print and web design, and video pre and post production for a variety of clients. Projects include: identity systems, invitation design, book design, full brand collateral, and website design.

Airbnb  |  June 2015–October 2016
Digital Designer, Art Department

Creating and communicating Airbnb’s global brand in the digital realm. Taking projects from creative brief to creative execution, ensuring consistency and quality of design systems across all touch points. Campaigns include: Sundance, Brooklyn Half, New York Marathon, Design Miami, Functional and Core Brand. Tasks include: art direction, visual, email, web, environmental, and motion design.

Indianapolis Museum of Art  |  December 2011–May 2015
Senior Digital Graphic Designer, IMA Lab

Designed web, mobile, and digital experiences for the Indianapolis Museum of Art and external museum clients around the world. Took projects from strategy and conceptualization, information architecture and wireframing, to high-fidelity prototypes and user tested interfaces. Tasks range from visual design, interaction design, business development, conference presentations, content writing, front-end development, to project management. Projects include: branding, websites, digital publishing, mobile audio tours, iPad apps, mobile apps, web apps and web graphics. Clients include: Smithsonian Institutions and The Art Institute of Chicago.

CEDIA  |  October 2010–December 2011
Integrated Marketing Assistant

Designed all print and web advertisements for 35+ industry publications, websites, and newsletters in the US, Canada, Latin America, and the UK. Responsible for all social media, email marketing, and video production projects. Provided creative direction on production of collateral produced by outside vendors.

EDUCATION

General Assembly San Francisco  |  January—April 2016
Front-end Web Development

Indiana University  |  2006—2010
Bachelor of Arts, Telecommunications

Concentrations: 
Design and Production, Marketing and Advertising

City University London  |  Summer 2009
Study Abroad, Internship at Johan Koelb Art & Design

PRESENTATIONS

Museum Computer Network Conference 2014
IMA Collection page redesign

Museum Computer Network Conference 2013
IMA Case Study Hour

Indianapolis Museum of Art Research Forum 2013
Inside Gallery One: Museums and the Web at the Cleveland Museum of Art 

Museums and the Web 2013
Mo’ Pixels Mo’ Problems: Moving Toward a Resolution Independent Web

MultiVisions Communications Conference 2012
Panelist, Rookies Panel

INVOLVEMENT

CreativeMornings/San Francisco
Executive Director, Host

CreativeMornings is a breakfast lecture series in 150+ cities around the world. Our free, monthly events feature a short talk and breakfast. Acting as a chapter host requires building and leading a team of volunteers, selecting a monthly speaker, securing a host venue each month, establishing financial and in-kind partnerships, as well as organizing ongoing content, design and community engagement efforts. 

CreativeMornings/Indianapolis
Founder, Host

Plan 2020
Committee Member

Plan 2020 is a pioneering planning process that is defining Indianapolis' next 100 years.

1828 Project
Selected Member

The 1828 Project is a civic leadership incubator for young people with tangible projects that will have a significant civic and cultural impact on the city (Indianapolis). 

awards

Silver MUSE Award
American Alliance of Museums

Winner, Online Presence: 
Indianapolis Museum of Art Online Collection

Best of the Web
Museums and the Web

Winner, Best of the Web: ArtBabble

Gold MUSE Award 2013
American Alliance of Museums

Winner, Digital Communities: ArtBabble

PAPERS

Mo’ Pixels Mo’ Problems: Moving Toward a Resolution Independent Web 
Museums and the Web 2013