Education
Rhode Island School of Design (Providence, RI), class of 2016
BFA in Furniture Design
Concentration in Nature, Culture, and Sustainability Studies
Design and Architecture Senior High (Miami, FL), class of 2011
Program: Architecture/Interior Design
President of the National Honor Society and Environmental Club
Work Experience
- Providence, RI (June 2016-October 2017)
Associate Designer
- Managed and designed a range of projects that investigated topics/issues such as product design and manufacturing, built-in furniture systems and the making of private spaces in public areas.
- Providence, RI (Summer 2015)
Apprentice/Intern
- Worked within an interdisciplinary team on several site-specific projects that spanned realms in between furniture and architectural design. Synthesized thematic research into successful product and spatial concepts for in-house production that utilized CNC-milling techinques.
- Providence, RI (Summer 2014)
Intern
- Part of a team in charge of redesigning a Gothic Revival church in Pawtucket, RI into artists’ lofts. Project involved drawing plans and conducting research in compliance with zoning laws and codes.
RISD Furniture Department Wood Shop - Providence, RI (2014-present)
Monitor
- Oversaw the department's wood shop and assisted students with various needs.
RISD Media Resources - Providence, RI (2012-present)
Technical assistant
- Responsible for the checkout of equipment to students, administering late fees and invoices, and setting up media equipment at both on-campus and off-campus events.
Skills + Abilities
Fabrication
Woodworking
Metalworking
Bent lamination
Basic CNC operation
Computer
Rhino
Mastercam
Keyshot
Adobe Creative Suite
Microsoft Office
Design
Ideation
Prototyping
Modelmaking
Rendering
Hand drafting
Achievements
Completed
DESIGNxRI's DESIGN FORWARD Emerge Program (2017)

Received
RISD’s “The Charlotte Perriand Award” (2016)

Exhibited in
Better Again Show (RISD Museum, Gelman Gallery, 2016)

Received
CustomMade’s “Why buy custom furniture?” Scholarship (2015)

Published in
Benington University’s “Plain China” (2014)