Relevant Experience

1Cademy

UI Design Intern  –  Remote

09/2020-12/2020

  • Collaborated with intern team to review and identify UI/UX design problems with 1Cademy, a social research web platform.

  • Consulted lead developer on UI design updates based on user data and established UI/UX principles.

  • Coordinated with the lead developer to ensure proposed designs were functionally executable.

Staples 

Print and Marketing Associate – Bloomfield Hills, MI

09/2017-06/2020

•    Engaged attentively with customers to ensure jobs were produced above expectations.
•    Assisted customers in designing various printed products, such as banners and business cards. 
•    Created high quality print materials in a complex and fast-paced working environment.

Games for Entertainment & Learning Lab

– 3D/2D Artist Lansing, MI

05/2016-05/2017

  • Collaborated with student developers and designers to create several educational games.

  • Co-led the design of Tahir's Playbook, a health tracking game for Detroit Public Schools co-developed by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

    • ​Designed the framework for the player game experience and user interface.

    • Leveraged various 2D/3D design tools to create various conceptual mockups of the game's UI.

    • Executed 3D artistry in designing characters' clothing and environments.

  • Interfaced with clients to determine expectations and specifications.

Michigan State University 

Teacher’s Assistant (TA) – Lansing, MI 

01/2016-05/2017

3D Modeling & Design / Advanced 3D Computer Animation

  • Mentored students in 3D art production processes and software (Maya).

  • Aided in organizing the course structure, in addition to creating a schedule for the TAs and managing their responsibilities; prioritized efficiency and preparedness across all functions.

Bachelor of Arts (BA), Media and Information 

Michigan State University
Minor in Game Design | Graduated with distinction from the Honors College

Master of Science (MS), Human-Centered Design and Engineering

University of Michigan Dearborn

Concentration in User Experience Design | Degree expected in 2022

Education

Technical

Skill Highlights

Adobe XD
Photoshop
Illustrator
Sketch
Microsoft Office
Google Suite
Unity
Maya

Design

Wireframing Prototyping
Sketching
UI Design
Contextual Inquiry
Persona/Scenario Creation
Usability Testing
User Research
3D Modeling