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EDUCATION

MFA IN STUDIO ART : GRAPHIC DESIGN
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN (2009)

BA IN STUDIO ART + ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
Williams College, Williamstown, MA (2001)
Magna Cum Laude

CONTINUING EDUCATION IN ART + DESIGN
Presenting Data + Information | Edward Tufte, Boston, MA (SP 14)
Crossover: Interdisciplinary + Collaborative Work | Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, ME (SU 13)
Sustainable Design | Boston Architectural Center, Boston, MA (SP 04)
Children’s Book Illustration | School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA (FA 03)
Fibers + Mixed Media | Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME (SU O3)

COURSES IN EDUCATION + LEADERSHIP
Survey of Contemporary Philosophies of Education | The University of Tennessee, TN (SP 08)
Classroom Discipline and Management | Williams College, Williamstown, MA (WI 00)
Psychology of Education | Williams College, Williamstown, MA (FA 00)
Outdoor Leadership | National Outdoor Leadership School, Palmer, AK (SU 98)
 

TEACHING + ADMINISTRATION EXPERIENCE

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF GRAPHIC DESIGN + DIGITAL MEDIA
Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH (15-)
Teaching Design Methodologies, Digital Media Foundations, Identity System Design, Illustration, Information Design, Presentation Design, Publication Design, Typography, + Visual Communication

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF GRAPHIC DESIGN + DIGITAL MEDIA
Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH (12-15)
Taught Senior Thesis & Seminar in Graphic Design & Studio Art, Design Foundations, Digital Art Foundations, Graphic Design I, Identity System Design, Interactive Web Design, Packaging & Retail Design, Publication Design & Production Methods I & II, + Typography I / Typography

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF GRAPHIC DESIGN
Drake University, Des Moines, IA (11-12)
Taught Web Design, Advanced Web Design [service learning], Publication Design, Mobile Application Design and Development [with interdisciplinary team], + Context & Process

VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF GRAPHIC DESIGN
Drake University, Des Moines, IA (09-11)
Taught Design for the Web, Digital Print Production, Publication Design, Graphic Design 2, + Graphic Design 4

GRADUATE TEACHING ASSOCIATE
UT School of Art, Knoxville, TN (07-09)
Team-taught two-semester pre-portfolio review sequence:
Beginning Graphic Design Seminars

GRADUATE TEACHING ASSISTANT
UT School of Art, Knoxville, TN (06-07)
Assisted Beginning Graphic Design Seminar, Creative Problem-Solving, Illustration, + Foundations

ART FELLOW
Boston Collegiate Charter School, Dorchester, MA (04-05)

ART ELECTIVE TEACHER
Shady Hill School, Cambridge, MA (SP 04)

PAINTING TEACHER
Idyllwild Arts Academy, Idyllwild, CA (02-03)

RESIDENTIAL LIFE COORDINATOR
Idyllwild Arts Academy, Idyllwild, CA (01-03)
Served as Assistant Dean of Students + as one of 2 Head Dorm Parents managing 15 colleagues

TEACHING ASSISTANT
Williams College, Williamstown, MA (00-01)

OUTDOOR TRIP LEADER
Overland Adventure Travel, Williamstown, MA (99-01)
 

DESIGN EXPERIENCE

INDEPENDENT INFORMATION DESIGNER
Research and design of seasonal calendars of local foods (installation, print, mobile, and web):
New Hampshire Nosh | m.nhnosh.com | www.nhnosh.com (13-14)
Iowa Ingredients (10-11)
East Tennessee Eats (09-11)
Website design for food projects and exhibitions:
A Fork in the Road (09-14)

FREELANCE PUBLICATION + INFORMATION DESIGNER
Album covers + liner notes | Stephen Lias, Nacogdoches, TX / Teal Creek Music, OR (15)
Album cover + liner notes | Nicholas Roth, Des Moines, IA / Blue Griffin Recording, Inc. (13-14)
Annual information design for organic family farm | Grinnell Heritage Farm, Grinnell, IA (10-15)
Multiple projects (design, illustration, + editing) for national non-profit youth organization | Earth Force, Denver, CO (12-13)
Album cover + liner notes | Jim Romain, Des Moines, IA / innova® Recordings, Minneapolis, MN (12)
Curriculum design | UMN College Readiness Consortium, Minneapolis, MN (11)
Publication design system for sustainable architecture practice | Curb, Knoxville TN (10-11)

FREELANCE + PRO BONO WEBSITE DESIGNER
Website design + updates for organic farm | Work Song Farm, Hopkinton, NH (13-15)
Website design + updates for farmers market | Hopkinton Farmers Market, Hopkinton, NH (13-14)

FREELANCE + PRO BONO IDENTITY DESIGNER
Identity design for new local farmers market | Hopkinton Farmers Market, Hopkinton, NH (13)
Identity design for saxophone quartet | Oasis Quartet, IA + OH + TX (11)
Identity design for sustainable architecture practice | Curb, Knoxville TN (10-11)
Identity design system for local + regional foods cooperative | Just Ripe, Knoxville, TN (09-11)
Identity design for sustainable farm | Green Knees Farm, Rockford, TN (09)

PRINCIPAL + DESIGNER
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Production and sales of limited edition, screenprinted, individually crafted accessories | atitu.etsy.com (10-14)
Brand development, design of screenprinted patterns and sewn products, and production and sales of limited edition, individually crafted bags and accessories (06-09)

GRADUATE ASSISTANT
UT School of Art, Knoxville, TN (08-09)
Assisted with set-up, maintenance, + monitoring of letterpress shop

GRAPHIC DESIGNER
UT Archaeology Research Lab, Knoxville, TN (SU 08)
Worked with Sarah Lowe, Associate Professor of Art, UT, on concept + design
of grant-funded interactive DVD about Townsend Dig

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN
SNAP / Nash Metropolitan, Portland, ME (SU 07)
Worked independently + collaboratively on identity development, promotional book design,
+ website testing / Worked directly with clients + interacted with outside production partners

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN
Media South, Knoxville, TN (SU 06)
Worked independently + with Creative + Art Directors on identity development, print design, +
web design / Worked directly with clients + corresponded with printers + programmers
 

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