teaching experience

Academy of Art University
| San Francisco, California (online)
Online Class 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

freelance design | Visual Communications Consultant
print, environmental, and digital design projects for UC DAAP, Rob Richardson for Ohio Treasurer, and others

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

(formerly PhDv8) | Principle, Founder
wayfinding, print, and digital design work on academic and corporate websites, academic print collateral, corporate design systems, marketing packages, and identity designs

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