Art Center College of Design 1986–1989 Pasadena, California
B.S. Industrial Design, Product Design, Graduating with Honors
Dermcoach LLC 2010–Present Sacramento, California
Development, design and manufacturing of the Skin Smooth PRO microdermabrasion system.
Poetic Color 2004 – 2010 Sacramento, California
“Shopping at Target”, “Shopping at IKEA”, “Fast Food” and “Suburban Landscapes” art series in multiple private collections and featured in Dwell Magazine, New York Post and 2Modern.com. The “Poetic Color” color set and word association system.
California College of the Arts 2002 – 2004 San Francisco
Industrial Design foundation courses in perspective and tonal gradation.
Design Initiative 1997 – 2003 San Francisco
CDRS specialized Industrial Design consulting group surface modeling for; Ford, Pininfarina, Peterbilt, Seagate, Nissan, Kia, Norelco, Steelcase, TDM and IAS.
Lead CAID Trainer
Ford Motor Company 1995 – 1996 England/Germany
Design and implementation of training courses; Introduction to CDRS, Organizing CDRS, Advancing CDRS, Continuity & Analysis, Surface Modeling Interior Workshop, Alias Studio Paint and Presentation Rendering.
Evans & Sutherland 1993 – 1995 Munich, Germany
Design consultant for the development of CDRS. Supported companies include; Philips (Groningen), Porsche (Weissach), Opel (Russelsheim) Fiat (Turin), Audi (Ingolstadt), VW (Wolfsburg), Ford, (UK and Germany).
General Motors 1989 – 1993 Detroit
Recruited directly from college into a rotation program though multiple Design Studios: Instrumentation Design Studio, Advanced Interior Studio, Truck Interior Studio, Corporate Identity and Exhibit Design Studios.