I am a graduate of the Madison Area Technical College with an Associates Degree in Interior Design. I have worked for a wide range of jobs, including Color Consulting for Sherwin Williams, Kitchen Design for Menard's using the 2020 Kitchen Design Program, and I have experience in flooring and furniture sales, and most recently, I work as an Interior Design Assistant at one of Green Bay's most reputable Design Firms, Designs of the Interior. I'm very Interested in sustainable design, budget challanges, and would like to focus on preservation, and renovations, working commercially or residentially, using Eco-friendly and "Green" products in design. I plan to become a LEED certified designer, and am currently a member of ASID (American Society of Interior Designers)
I am very interested in Sustainable and "Green" design, and am looking into what I need to do to become LEED Certified. I love hand drafting, and rendering with markers, and colored pencils either in 2D or 3D.
My objective in my Career as an Interior Designer is to focus on preservation, and renovations, working commercially, using Eco-friendly and "Green" products in design. I am very interested in sustainable design, and learning all that I can about every aspect of renovating with sustainable products. I have plans to become a LEED certified Interior Designer, and am currently a member of ASID (American Society of Interior Designers).
Nov 2010 - Present
Interior Design Assistant
Dec 2009 - May 2010
While interning with Deb, I got the chance to partake in a display at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, building a livingroom around a piece of art. I also got to select finishes for real estate agents and houses they were selling, render new floor plans, assemble protfolios, and work the floor at "Home Shows" at convention centers.
Aug 2009 - Jan 2010
Assistant Manager, Server
I worked at this Sports Bar and Entertainment Center in Madison as a Server and Assistant Manager. I took care of the Scheduling, hiring, firing, and training of the waitstaff.
May 2007 - Jul 2007
Mesa Upholstery Design Center
I worked out of this family owned Upholstery center helping guests select fabrics for their projects, and also checked in all of the shipping and receiving items.
Dec 2006 - Feb 2007
I assisted guests with the selection and purchasing of new home furnishings and accessories.
Dec 2004 - Jun 2006
Sales Associate, Color Consultant
I was a Color Consultant, and did many in home consultations, and worked in the store as a Sales Associate, and expert color matcher for paints and stains.
Jun 2001 - Oct 2004
Kitchen Designer, Sales, Customer Service
I started as a Cashier at Menard's, and worked my way through Customer Service, and 6 of the 7 departments, landing in Mill-work where I sold appliances, furniture, and Designed Kitchens using the 2020 Design Program.
Jun 2001 - Oct 2001
Sales Associate, Receptionist
Main Street Flooring Center
I assisted guests with the selection of many flooring types, including, but not limited to wood flooring, laminate, carpet, and vinyl flooring.
Aug 2003 - Present
2020 Kitchen Design Program
This is a sketch of a proposed remodel of a vintage victorian kitchen.
This was a team project for the House of Hope, but I had the pleasure of choosing the furniture, paint color, flooring, and finishes.