Work History

Work History
Jan 2009 - Present

Interface Designer

  • Designed sites, marketing collateral, keynotes, and the interface for a soon to be released iPad app
Jul 2008 - Jul 2010

Account Strategist

  • Directed multiple simultaneous digital marketing and new product innovation projects with Fortune 500 CPG firms, in industries such as Food & Beverage, Retailtainment, and Corporate Finance 
  • Managed daily client interactions and strategic planning, cultivating relationships leading to over $500,000 of repeat client business
  • Collaboratively organized and executed a cross-medium campaign promoting the agency partners’newest book Innovation Myths & Mythstakes, propelling it to BusinessWeek’s list of Great Summer Reads for 2009 alongside Jim Collins’s How the Mighty Fall and Chris Anderson’s Free 
  • Wrote successful, high-scoring new product concepts that then became the blueprint for client product 
Jun 2007 - Aug 2007

Innovation Strategist Intern

  • Conducted trend analyses of multiple consumer product categories, including Food & Beverage and Health & Beauty, identifying key opportunities for new product innovation and sales growth
  • Supported consumer insight and product innovation efforts, managing scheduling and creative deliverables for lead project managers
  • Redesigned new business proposals to better reflect brand image


Aug 2004 - May 2008

Bachelor of Science in Business

Indiana University Bloomington - Kelley School of Business

GPA:  3.8/4.0

Majors:  Entrepreneurship + International Business

Minor:  French

Graduate of both Mitte Business Honors Program and Hutton Honors College

Chief Creative Officer, Kelley Marketing X,

  • Founding member of student organization dedicated to developing right-brained abilities of growing importance in marketing, branding, and design through advertising work for commercial clients
  • Created proposal resulting in $15,000 of funding and the creation of the KMX + Discover Card Marketing Competition
  • Created logo, branding, and initial brochure for KMX resulting in $10,000 of funding from the Kelley School of Business

Semester Abroad, ESC Rouen, Rouen, France - Spring 2007

  • Engaged in an international business curriculum at a Top 15 French business school
  • Applied business concepts by leading groups of French and international business students

Summer Abroad, Université Laval, Québec City, Canada - Summer 2005

  • Studied French in an international immersion program with students from six continents
  • Conversationally proficient in standard and colloquial French

Alumni, Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity,

  • Received $18,000 in scholarships as a three-year Henninger winner for highest class GPA

Mentor, Hutton Honors College, HHC Mentoring Program



Office + iWork Suites

Adept in PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and Access, as well as Pages, Keynote, and Numbers

Layout + Design

Skilled in Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat


Conversationally proficient in standard and colloquial French

Presentations + Pitches

Numerous pitches from small meetings to large auditoriums  Written and designed keynotes used at executive briefings, national marketing conferences, and book tours

Interests + Inspirations