Designer

Products + Interaction + Architecture

As a designer, I hope to create objects and experiences that bring complex social issues, such as physical pain and health, to our attention. With an approach that focuses on listening to the stories of those involved, I identify opportunities and co-create effective solutions that augment constructive and creative behavior in unexpected ways... More About Me

 

My Recent Work

Chronic Pain Tools: Bridging the Gap Between Sufferers and Supporters

Chronic Pain Tools: Bridging the Gap Between Sufferers and Supporters

For my graduate thesis project, I focused on a recently acknowledged phenomenon that affects roughly ...
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Power Soccer Guard: Empowering All Athletes

Power Soccer Guard: Empowering All Athletes

I designed equipment for differently-abled athletes in partnership with Berkeley's BORP (Bay Area Outreach and ...
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Imaging Relocation: Light Rays as a Healing Tool

Imaging Relocation: Light Rays as a Healing Tool

The design concept, "Celebrating the Effects of Light", aimed to welcome patients into the Imaging ...
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Helix: Acoustical Panels + Hospital Healing

Helix: Acoustical Panels + Hospital Healing

The Challenge: Create a consumer product from discarded mattresses. The Design Response: As designers that are ...
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SloSoup Utensils: More Pleasure, Less Calories

SloSoup Utensils: More Pleasure, Less Calories

SloSoup introduces a new way to consume broth-based soups. It focuses on creating a new ...
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My Closet: Facebook App to Encourage Sharing

My Closet: Facebook App to Encourage Sharing

People who participate in exchange were encouraged to do so in their youth by somebody ...
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What is MDR tuberculosis?

What is MDR tuberculosis?

I created a comic story to explain what Multi-drug Resistant Tuberculosis is to a group ...
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Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

A nature-inspired first floor interiors update to the 1975 North building in Berkeley, California. The ...
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Eye Ball Microscope: Helping Children Explore

Eye Ball Microscope: Helping Children Explore

What do children ages 7 to 12 study in biology? I reduced the list into three ...
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