teaching experience

Academy of Art University
| San Francisco, California (online)
Online Coordinator, School of Graphic Design
write, develop, deploy, and teach online courses for undergraduate and graduate level graphic design students

University of Cincinnati
| Cincinnati, Ohio
Adjunct Instructor, Communication Design Program
foundation and advanced design systems studios

Miami University
 | Oxford, Ohio
Visiting Assistant Professor, Graphic Design and Interior Design Programs
develop and teach graphic design and interior design seminars, design studios, study abroad studio workshops

University of Arkansas
| Fayetteville, Arkansas
Adjunct Instructor, Department of Architecture
develop and teach foundation design studios and seminars

Northwest Arkansas Community College
| Bentonville, Arkansas
Adjunct Instructor, Communication Arts Program
develop and teach color studies and portfolio design studios

professional experience

(formerly design8ed and PhDv8) | Visual Communications Consultant
wayfinding, print, and digital design work on academic, political, and corporate websites, academic print collateral, political design systems, marketing packages, and identity designs

University of Cincinnati College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning | Creative Communications Director
in-house graphic design for the UC DAAP, including print, digital, and experiential design applications

Catt Lyon Design
| Environmental Graphic Design Project Manager
environmental design and wayfinding for convention centers, hotels, casinos, residential towers, and sports facilities

dsgn associates
| Architectural Project Designer
environmental and architectural design of residential, national-chain entertainment, and international retail facilities


Academy of Art University | MFA Graphic Design 2012
thesis on immersive education models for use in teaching wayfinding design

University of Texas at Arlington | BS Architecture 1995
concentration on architectural design theory

University of North Texas
concentration in mathematics and industrial technology