Freelance & Contract // New York, NY // 2019
Programmed complex user interfaces for data-intensive web applications, handling multiple layers of API calls and state management. Built a reusable, modularized Material Design-based UI component library using React/Redux and Vue/Vuex frameworks. Collaborated with creative and UX teams to implement CSS/SASS with precision. Worked tightly with backend developers to architect database models, establish RESTful routes, and integrate the full stack. Wrote clean, maintainable, and scalable code.
Software Engineering Teaching Fellow
Fullstack Academy of Code // New York, NY // 2018-2019
Creative Lead & Senior Web Designer
Wonderist Agency // San Diego, CA // 2015-2018
Spearheaded the expansion of web design and graphic design departments. Established workflow systems and optimized pipelines, managing multiple web and print project simultaneously. Created stunning website designs, logos, and print materials that made proven increases in client revenue.
Visual Storytelling Mentor
OATLEY ACADEMY OF VISUAL STORYTELLING // LOS ANGELES, CA // 2016-2017
Hosted web-based mentor sessions for an industry-leading curriculum on composition and dramatic writing. Explored story structure, art history, and painting while building a community of illustrators and authors. Mixed and engineered art education podcasts that continue to be one of the highest-rated on iTunes.
The Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art // Los Angeles, CA // 2014
Designed the backbone of an online advertising campaign, including landing pages, banner ads, emails, and print. Filmed professional illustration tutorials with some of the nation's greatest living artists to form LAAFA’s cutting-edge online curriculum.
The Criterion Collection // New York, NY // 2010
As part of the renowned Criterion team, gathered the greatest films from around the world and published them in editions that offer the highest technical quality and award-winning extras. Hand-restored Akira Kurosawa's canonical film "Seven Samurai" for release in 4K video.
Adobe Design Achievement Awards Finalist
Alfred P. Sloan Grant Winner
Columbia University Fellowship
NYU Trustee and Tisch Scholarship
Coding, digital painting, writing @pianosketches
, and the common good.