Education & Honors

Indiana University May 2017

Bachelor of Arts in Media, GPA: 3.7/4.0
Major: Interactive & Digital Media
Concentration: Web
Minor: Informatics
Minor: Studio Art

Executive Dean's List Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017

Web Design Experience

The Logging Process August–September 2016, May 2017–Present

Assistant Web Developer

  • Assisted in coding full HTML and CSS for a web buildout designed to showcase the work from an Immersive Journalism class in the Media School at Indiana University.
  • Determined the layout of stories for each page in order of relevance and intensity.
  • Designed a logo for the class along with animation graphics, infographics and icons in Adobe Illustrator & AfterEffects.

The Red Zone August 2016–December 2016

Web Developer

  • Coded and designed the layout for a semester long story coverage detailing the lives of freshman women experiencing the college atmosphere for the first time.
  • Designed infographics detailing important statistics that were relevant to the storyline.
  • Researched and participated in the storyline development, interviewed subjects and composed a short video as a visual aid.

Leadership Experience

Subway December 2014–September 2016

Shift Manager

  • Performed managerial tasks such as overseeing the morning preparation or evening closing processes, executed cash deposits and provided outstanding customer service.
  • Opened the store in the mornings, at times running the restaurant on my own.
  • Kept others on task in a positive manner while keeping the restaurant clean and operating efficiently.

Jackson Creek Middle School November 2014–February 2015

7th Grade Girls Basketball Assistant Coach

  • Helped execute drills during practice as a team as well as in small groups.
  • Co-coached the 'B' Team games alongside the team's other assistant.
  • Supervised all locker room activity, keeping things in line in the home locker room on a daily basis as well as on the road during away games.

Internship Experience

Indiana University Office of Creative Services February 2013-June 2013


  • Shadowed multiple graphic designers learning about software and varying techniques and was active in their creative processes.
  • Participated in meetings to learn about the creative process and what it’s like designing for a client.
  • Organized work areas in order to improve efficiency.

Midwest Color Printing February 2013-June 2013


  • Shadowed the company’s graphic designer to learn about software, printers and packaging equipment.
  • Organized, printed and packaged posters and booklets in store for clients.
  • Provided input and assisted in logo design for multiple projects.

Graphic Design Coursework

Professional Practice for Graphic Designers Spring 2017


  • Practice basic print and production problem solving to develop a portfolio of work where we could demonstrate ability to apply our technical skills to challenges of legibility and meaning.
  • Learned about the design industry and how to apply design principals to solve visual communication problems.
  • Analyzed and articulated the effectiveness of our own work and the work of our peers during critiques.

Typography Fall 2016


  • Developed a strict attention to detail through careful observation of letterspacing and composition.
  • Gained an understanding of the historical development of typography and printing.
  • Learned how to create sympathetic visual relationships and meaning through the use of typographic hierarchy.

Informatics Coursework

Information Representation Spring 2017


  • Analyzed requirements and solicited information to design Conceptual Schemas using an Entity Relationship Diagram (ERD), converted ERD into Logical Schema, and implemented the Logical Schema into a Relational Model (SQL).
  • Gained the ability to write advanced SQL queries to retrieve data from a SQL database and format the output data.
  • Participate in a Team-Based Learning environment to increase interpersonal and team skills.

HCI/d - Human Computer Interaction Design Spring 2016


  • Learned about the importance of design and how all design impacts a user experience.
  • Participated in meetings to learn about the creative process and what it’s like designing for a client.
  • Organized work areas in order to improve efficiency.