Academy of Art University. San Francisco, CA. MFA in Graphic Design, 2011.
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston in affiliation with Tufts University, Medford, MA. BFA, May 2006.
Studio Art Centers International. Florence, Italy. Study Abroad, Spring 2005.
Animal Care and Adoption Agent, Animal Rescue League of Boston, Boston, MA. March 2012 to present.
_Designed banners for social media
_Designed posters and advertisements
Graphic Designer, Fuzzy, New York City, NY. September 2011 to October 2012.
_UX interface design
Graphic Designer, Boston University Center for Ecology and Conservation Biology, Boston, MA. August 2011 to January 2012.
_Information graphics on bat data
_Field guide on roost-making bats
_Created distribution maps
Interpretative Naturalist and Teacher, Aquarium of the Bay, Pier 39, San Francisco, CA. February 2008 to May 2010,
February 2011 to July 2011.
_Interacted with guests and answered questions
_Gave feeding and informational presentations on animals and climate change
_Led Behind the Scenes tours or VIP guided tours
_Taught school and scout groups on subject matters such as sharks, fish, or tide pools
Graphic Designer, Hispanic Funding Group, Lake Mary, FL. Spring 2006 to Winter 2007.
_Created trademark logo
_Designed business cards and letterheads
_Designed flyers and website
Graphic Design Intern, Providence Children’s Museum, Providence, RI. Fall 2005.
_Created flyers, invitations, and posters for the museum
_Assisted main designer with newsletter
_Proposed new sign system for some of the exhibits
MacIntosh Laboratory Monitor, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA. Fall 2005 to Spring 2006.
_Operated and repaired printers: Laser and Inkjet
_Assisted students, teachers, and faculty in Macintosh computer use
_Troubleshoot computer bugs, color/alignment/miscellaneous issues, log-in situations
Printing and Graphic Assistant, Chase Graphics Inc. 124 School St. Putnam, CT. Summer and Winter 2003.
_Responsible for basic office duties including: faxing; answering phones; collating project packages;
filing; copying; recording customer billing information, and packaging
_Designed for clients and proof read graphic projects
_Assisted printers with production: printing, collating, shrink wrapping, folding, and boxing
Art & Design
_Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Muse, and Adobe InDesign
_Knowledgeable in Windows and OS. Ability to perform using Microsoft Office programs
_Page layout, typesetting, and photography skills
_Ability to read press sheets and knowledgeable in print production
_Experience with running a letterpress (Vandercook and others)
_Design problem solving skills and design research
Academy of Art University Display Cases. Fall 2009 to Spring 2010. Dissection of Darkness Film Festival.
Superior Work Performance Award. January 2010. (Husbandry)
Aquarium of the Bay Employee of the Month. December 2009. (Education Department)
Design Studio Show. Spring 2005. School Exhibition, Florence, Italy.
Fuji Studio Show. Spring 2005. School Exhibition, Florence, Italy.
Cities? What Cities? Spring 2005. Multimedia Show. La Corte Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy.
Graduating Students Exhibition. Spring 2006. School Exhibition SMFA, Boston, MA.