Education

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign — Bachelor of Fine Arts in Industrial Design, Expected Graduation 2021

Legacy High School, Broomfield, CO — STEM Program, Class of 2017. 4.367 GPA


Employment

Lab Assistant, College of Fine and Applied Arts

Champaign, IL | January 2018-Present

  • Collaborate with students and faculty alike to bring dozens of CAD models and other digital files to life every day
  • Regularly perform physical maintenance on the lab's 3D printers and fine tune properties for each project to ensure maximum performance during every job

Specialist, Tech Zone Apple Authorized Campus Store

Champaign, IL | August 2017-December 2017

  • Worked with hundreds of customers weekly to help find a technology solution just right for their lifestyle
  • Listened to any hardware/software difficulties that users face and learned how to help diagnose and offer a solution from technicians

Assistant Manager, Kumon Learning Center

Westminster, CO | 2016-2017

  • Center coordinator tasked with opening center, organizing all material and lesson plans, and making sure each student is prepared and receiving the best content possible
  • Worked with parents to address any of their concerns and questions, and create a lesson plan that makes the parent, student, and Kumon satisfied

Intern, QSC Audio

Boulder, CO | August 2016

  • Acquired skill from experts in web design and microchip creation using computer software
  • Set up dozens of audio solutions and observed lab testing that is done to fine-tune the audio quality. Shadowed UI/UX lead designer to understand the user-facing side of technologies developed

Extracurriculars

Virtual Reality Volunteer, Denver Film Society

Denver, CO | 2018

  • Introduced thousands of festival attendees to immersive virtual reality experiences through hands-on experiences and guided interactions in the digital world
  • Ensured that the experience was seamless and stress-free for both attendees and organizers so that everyone could truly see how different virtual reality spaces are

Specialist, Maime Doud Eisenhower Public Library Tech Café

Broomfield, CO | 2016-2017

  • Collaborated with hundreds of community members to solve any hardware/software issues they may have and taught them how to tackle similar issues in the future
  • Recommended any new products that can replace old material and enhance their experience

Head Designer and Electrical Engineer, FIRST Robotics Team 5763

Denver, CO | 2015-2017

  • Designed team's logo and pit station for the competition
  • Incorporated the four motors and various circuitry to the "brain" of the bot and made sure power was sustainable throughout the matches. Internals components also had to be arranged precisely to fit within the physical body and design of the bot

Even cooler things

Enjoy swimming and weightlifting to keep fit, but still cannot catch a football to save my life.

Habitually wakes up before 5 AM every single day due to some hyperactive internal alarm system.

Keen participant in No-Shave-November.

Piano player since the ripe age of five.

Some minor addiction to investing a lot of time in making Keynotes look superstellar.

Looking for assorted technical skills? Check out my LinkedIn below.