Work Experience

Forefront Product Design | Summer 2014

Mechanical design, CAD modeling, drafting, DFM, DFA, and design for re-branding

EverPower Wind Holdings | 2013-2014

Creation of data management tools, daily data tasks, including summary and distribution

Applied Minds | Summer 2012

Social media and business research, CAD modeling, model fabrication, conceptual idea development

City of Monrovia Engineering | Summer 2011

Creation of database for city plans and tract maps


Education

Master of Product Development | Carnegie Mellon University 2015

Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering | Carnegie Mellon University 2014, Industrial Design minor


Academic Projects

Client Product Development | In progress

Research, development, and design of a product for a client with a diverse team of peers.

Location-Based Game | In progress

Co-design of a location-based micro-mapping game. User and technology integration.

Business Direction Simulation | Fall 2014

Co-direction of a company in a simulated world. Finance, accounting, and strategy.

Container Cabin | Fall 2014

Co-design of emergency homeless shelter for extremely cold weather, using renovated shipping containers.

Needle Re-sharpener | Fall 2013

Mechanical co-design for sharpening hypodermic needles for re-use in third world hospitals.

IceAid First Aid Kit | Fall 2014

Co-design and prototyping of a first aid kit for winter sports.


Passion Projects

Got Consent? CMU | 2014 - present

Public Relations Coordinator, organization of events and campaigns, design of visual media and promotions

Scotch’N’Soda Theatre | 2010 - present

Technical direction, stage management, props design, lighting design, carpentry

Backyard Shed | Summer 2014

Design and construction from the ground up.

 


Skills

 

Mechanical

Metal machining

Model fabrication

3D printing

Laser cutting

Hand tool use

Soldering

 

Design

Sketching

Prototyping

User research

Strategy

Software

SolidWorks

Pro/Engineer

Sketchup

Illustrator

MATLAB

Excel VBA

Python

PCB Express