The Washington Post

Art Director, Designer / January 2016 – present
Design news and feature packages for print and digital. Carry stories across all mediums: print, social, mobile, tablet, and web. Art direct illustrations and photoshoots. Launched design efforts of the Snapchat Discover team as a founding team member.
 

The Boston Globe + Globe Magazine

Designer / January 2015 – December 2015
Art directed and designed features and FOB pages for the Sunday magazine and feature sections of the newspaper.
 

Distraction Magazine

Art Director / August 2014 – December 2014
Redesigned and art directed the University of Miami’s lifestyle magazine.
 

Zubi Advertising

Art Direction Intern / June 2014 – August 2014
Worked with industry professionals to create a 360° campaign for Dunkin’ Donuts targeting Hispanic markets.
 

University of Miami

Lab Assistant / August 2013 – December 2014
Taught Adobe CS during a weekly, two-hour session of 16 students. Projects included a photo manipulation, website layout, personal branding, and portfolio.
 

Ibis

Editor-in-Chief / August 2013 – July 2014
Hired and managed a staff of 40 students to produce a 488-page student publication. Oversaw expenses within $250,000 and achieved a surplus in revenue.
Design Director / January 2012 – July 2013

 

Skills

InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, HTML/CSS, Eidos Methode, C.A.T. (Snapchat Discover CMS) WordPress, Mandarin (fluent), Spanish (elementary)

 

Recognition

Society of News Design
Digital portfolio / AOE, 2017
Feature design / AOE, 2015

Society of Illustrators
Student Competition Judge, 2017

Columbia Scholastic
Press Association

1st / Overall portfolio, 2014
3rd / Overall portfolio, 2013

Associated Collegiate Press
1st / Best of Show, 2014

College Media Association
Best of Design 2013, 2014

 

Education

University of Miami / 2011 – 2014
B.S. in Advertising; B.A. in Psychology; Minor in Marketing