The Washington Post

WASHINGTON, D.C.

April 2019 – Present

Design Editor, By The Way

• Create the visual aesthetic and brand for The Post’s newest travel destination.



June 2017 – April 2019

Lead Art Director, The Lily

• Work closely with creative director to develop and expand The Lily’s brand and style.
• Create and commission editorial illustrations for stories across platform.
• Co-run The Lily’s Instagram account and strategize social content across platforms.
• Conceptualize, pitch and execute recurring features and projects, such as the Gift Guide,
Instagram stories, The Lily's travel series, #31Days31Firsts, etc.

 

 


Oct. 2014 – June 2017

Digital Designer, Emerging News Products

• Designed 12-15 stories daily across platforms.
• Design lead on Facebook instant articles, podcast branding and special projects.
• Designed and commissioned conceptual editorial illustration for stories across platform.
• Conceptualized the look of standing features and special sections.

 

 


Dec. 2013 – Oct. 2014

Designer, Express

• Conceptualized and executed clever cover concepts 2-3 days per week.
• Worked collaboratively with several editors and designers daily.
• Designed and produced several daily pages for Express, including special projects.

 
 

Gannett

PHOENIX, AZ


Aug. 2011 – Nov. 2013

Features Designer

• Designed several daily features sections for the Phoenix Design Studio.
• Conceptualized and created centerpieces for Health, Travel, Things To Do
and Movie Preview sections for the Arizona Republic. 

 

 


Feb. 2013 – Nov. 2013

Tablet Designer

Designed conceptual iPad articles on a variety of subjects for AZ Magazine.

 

 


Aug. 2011 – Nov. 2013

Sports Designer

• Co-produced the AZCentral Sports section on a daily basis.
• Worked closely with content editors and the Lead Sports Designer
on preview sections, including football and baseball previews.
• Art directed and designed the 2012 and 2013 Cactus League Spring Training Guide.
• Converted 2013 Cactus League Spring Training Guide print package into the first stand alone Sports iPad App. 

 
 

Ohio University

ATHENS, OHIO


Sept. 2007 – May 2011

Bachelor of Science in Visual Communication

Informational Graphics and Publication Design with a specialization in Magazine Journalism