experience

Industrial Designer, Facilitator, Project Lead - Vancouver Design Nerds

September 2018 - Present

Lead the creation of citizen spaces through small design interventions within the city of Vancouver. Helping to create conversation with inhabitants about what this city means to them, and what they see it transforming into. Ideation, conceptualization, facilitation, and building to bring the projects to life.

Design & Decor Assistant - Capilano Group

July 2018 - Present

In-house designer for all properties owned by Capilano Group, including the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park, Prospect Point, Stanley Park Pavilion, and Moraine Lake & Cathedral Mountain Lodges. Working with the Brand & Design Coordinator, I help oversee the design, production, and installation of projects that improve visitor experience and aim to solidify the Capilano brand.

Key projects include a new park wide wayfinding system, Canyon Lights decor, company awards, window displays, cafe and restaurant menu designs, and large scale seasonal installations.

Venue Design Lead - TEDxEmilyCarrU

September 2018 - March 2019

Oversee all designs and operations regarding the event venue. Coordinate with other team leads to create a cohesive, interactive event. Created and managed a budget plan, and worked with sponsors and vendors.

Marketing Lead - Hatching Health

October 2017 - May 2018

Communicated with, and encouraged engineering, medical, design students, and professionals to promote networking events as well as The Great Hatch Hackathon. Worked closely with graphic designer to create cohesive marketing and promotional materials.

 

 

education

University of Calgary (Calgary, AB)

Masters of Architecture (present)

Emily Carr University of Art and Design (Vancouver, BC)

Bachelor of Design majoring in Industrial Design (2018)

exhibitions

The Show - EmilyCarrU

May 2018

Syzygy

DESIS EmilyCarrU

April - May 2018

A Crowd-Sourced Constitution

DESIS EmilyCarrU

April - May 2018

Caring Coral

awards

The Great Hatch Health Hackathon

March 2017

1st Place