CV

Profile 

Working across a wide variety of creative  

platforms for the last decade has honed my  

ability to collaborate with others while producing  

the highest quality results for those concerned  

with the difference. I am seeking opportunities  

within the Creative Project Management and  

Design/Build ecosystem.   

 

Experience 

 

Bright DesignLab: Interior Design (2017) 

_Programming and schematic design (planning, site measure, design direction) 

_Design development via mockups, layout proposals, and client presentations 

_Selection and management of contractors and craftsperson’s 

_Construction document development, bid requests and approval reviews 

_Construction oversight and administration 

_Daily use of AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office 

 

Nortz Design | Restoration: Designer | Builder (2013 - present)  

_Property selection, inspection, acquisition, and management  

_Efficient management of architects, subcontractors, and specialists 

_Organized project budgets in excess of $400k  

_Executed top to bottom restorations and full gut renovations  

_Created both architectural and interior design floor plans  

_Wood, masonry, tile, paint, light, landscape design                 

_Directed online and physical branding and marketing initiatives   

 

Hot Coffee Modern: Furniture Restoration and Consultation (2010 - 2014)  

_Collaborated with architects, set and interior designers, and homeowners to locate pieces suitable for both film, commercial and individual tastes  

_Sourced hundreds of pieces of furniture nationally  

_Customization of vintage pieces to suit client spaces  

_Optimized brand and coordinated online marketing strategy   

  

Concordia University Chicago: Director of Photography (2009 - 2010)  

_Sole creator of visual marketing material, photography, and copy  

_Organized the design and production of monthly magazine  

_Managed cross-departmental photo shoots and marketing campaigns   

 

The Everett Herald: Staff Photojournalist (2005 – 2009)  

_Visual problem solving via photography and graphic design   

_Expert in digital workflow, development and maintenance of archives  

_Digital asset management, photo editing, color management   

Asia Times: Freelance Documentary Photographer (2004)  

_Documented the socio-economic, cultural and political disparities of Thailand and The Philippines    

 

Education 

Ohio University, Athens, OH.   

B.S. Visual Communications   

Major: Photojournalism | Journalism    

Minor: Visual Anthropology  

 

Skills 

Project Management 

Conceptual Design 

Creative Direction  

Curation | Styling 

On Site Installation 

Adobe Creative Suite 

Microsoft Office 

AutoCAD 

SketchUP