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
 

• Developing ASUs unique model for a self-sustaining, student-led, hybrid laboratory-enterprise which will enable students to solve real-world problems and the university to accelerate innovation across numerous Luminosity branches.
     

• Designed laboratory sites to foster and enable collaboration among top performing students to innovate and solve difficult industry/university problems.  All site designs were fully implemented and/or adopted.

• Selected, trained, and led a team of top student designers, in collaboration with engineers, to develop multiple successful designs that met or exceeded customer requirements. 

 

Partner & Consultant
Starbucks,

Tempe AZ, June 2011- August 2017 
 

• Performed barista functions with efficiency, quality, positive attitude and high-level of customer service, which resulted in earning multiple service excellence awards. 


• Fostered ASU-Starbucks partnership in laboratory field, including development and presentation of innovative and highly relevant concepts to the Starbucks executive board, which has led to multiple follow-on projects. 

 

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 manufacturer. 

Industrial Designer

Mediphor Design Firm

Tempe AZ, November 2017- August 2018
 

• Provided and presented detailed market analysis for multiple product opportunity gaps to clients for well informed and market derived design decisions. 


• Conceived and developed a variety of the firms highest quality concept designs for multiple successful product launches. 


• Personally worked with clients to provide real time and precise design edits which ensured expressed clarity of client’s vision.

 

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

Mountain Biking- Trek Fuel 80 Full suspension

Video games

 

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

EMPLOYERS AND CLIENTELE

ASU: Luminosity Laboratory- Industrial and UX Designer

Arms Industries:

 

AR 15, AR 10- Mechanical Designer

MBRP:

 

 

Aftermarket Truck Exhausts- Reverse Engineer

Emergentech: Hackathon

 

Coordinator- Floor Manager

Mediphor:

Industrial Designer

Defy:

Dactylcam Pro- Mechanical Designer

Ufinit:

Elite Gripz- Marketing Designer

Z-Tech MFG LLC:

 

 

Manufacturing- Mechanical Designer

Innovation Space:

Industrial Designer