RESUME

KEY SKILLS
 

• Computer Aided Design (CAD)                

• Rapid Concept Visualization              
• Product Opportunity Gap Analysis          

• Reverse Product Engineering
• User Interaction Psychology                    

• Project & Team Management 
• Product Life cycle Assessment                      

• Human Factors & Ergonomics    
       
Software: Solidworks (Modeling and simulation),

Autodesk Sketchbook, Photoshop, MS-Office, Keyshot

 

 

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Design Lead &  Supervisor

Arizona State University Luminosity Laboratory,

Tempe AZ, July 2016- Present
 

• Co-developer of ASU’s unique model for a self-sustaining, student-led, hybrid laboratory enterprise that enables students to solve real-world problems, while enabling the university to accelerate innovative interdisciplinary practice across the nation. 
• Developed and presented numerous award-winning design proposals, which directly led to the procurement of over a million dollars in grants and fostering partnerships with companies including; Starbucks, NASA, PepsiCo, Mayo Clinic, and 3M.

• Founded the Design division within Luminosity, currently the leading student design consultation service at ASU, providing unique opportunities to students, not offered in their school curriculum. 

 

Design Lead & Consultant
Center for Cognitive Ubiquitous Computing (CUBiC)

Tempe AZ, May 2019- August 2020 
 

• Produced two dozen series of prototypes for a wearable optic sensory suite. Provided all CAD models, graphics, patent figures, and prototypes for the device, and personally presented them during product pitches. 


• Provided figures and storyboards for an additional 12 patents for haptic technology being developed in CUBiC

 

Mechanical Designer

Z-Tech Manufacturing,

Tempe AZ, July 2016- September 2017
       
• Constructed and edited large CAD assemblies for design presentation and manufacturing functionality, which enabled accelerated machining planning and process. 


• Managed clientele brand and concept design services for comprehensive product launches directly from the manufacturer. 

Marketing Lead, Special Projects Lead

Southwest Electric Vehicles,

Tempe AZ, October 2019- Present
 

• Refined brand during early stages, working with product owners to produce renders and online tools to further engage customers. Streamlined online presence for consistent target outreach on multiple online platforms and social media. 
• To further expand in-house technician services, I familiarized myself with and troubleshooting on our electric bike and low-speed electric vehicle platforms. Responsible for preparing all products for sale including; inventory, assembly, testing, and cleaning.
• Lead on all in-house Research and Product development, creating aftermarket parts for our electric vehicles, based on customer requests.

 

ACTIVITIES AND HOBBIES

 

Drawing - The 7mm mechanical pencil is my weapon of choice

Barista at Starbucks - 6 years of coffee!

Recurve archer -35 and 50 lb traditional

Photography - Lumix

Mixed Martial Artist - 6 years- Taekwondo, Boxing, Capoiera

Colorado 14er Veteran - 26 peaks

Scuba Diver - PADI Certified

Student Ministry Outreach - 3 years Chi Alpha Small group leader

Illustration- Books, Art shows, Commissions

Music- Guitar and some piano

Video games- Steam, PSN

 

EDUCATION

 

Arizona State University, Tempe Arizona

  • B.S. Industrial Design with Minor in Sustainability

  • B.A. Design Management 2018  

  • Magna Cum Laude

  •  GPA: 3.75, Deans list 2014-2018

  • Certified Solidworks Pro. MBD Mechanical Design at Gateway Community College 2015

 

RELEVANT COURSES

  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance

  • Human Factors in Design

  • Organizational Leadership

  • Diversity and Organization                          

  •  Materials and Design 

  • Human Computer Interaction

  • Advanced Digital Sketching

 

COMPETITIONS


• Biophilia Competition: 1st Place
• NASA/HP ISS Competition: Honorable Men.

• Amazon HQ2: Creative Lead Arizona

• ASURE: Done Competition: 2nd Place

• Herberger Design Excellence Award
• Sundevil Stadium Cluster Competition 
• SAE Heavy payload Competiton
• IHA Housewares Competion
• GrabCAD/SpaceX Cubesat Competition
• KAYRAE BAM! Art Show

COUNTRIES VISITED-

USA (Home)

Canda

Mexico

Costa Rica

Guatemala

Belieze

Ecuador

Thailand

Singapore

Japan

China

 

 

Kenya

Tanzania

Jordan

Syria

Israel

Greece

Turkey

Italy

United Kindom 

Egypt

Rwanda