EDUCATION

    Ann Arbor, MI | 2008-2011

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

B.F.A. Art & Design - GPA: 3.2 [Cum Laude]

  • Relevant Design Coursework: 3-D Modeling Animation, Graphic Representation of Complex Information, Text, Image & Communication
    Austin, TX | 2006-2008

University of Texas at Austin

Transferred - B.F.A. Visual Art Studies & Education (incompleted)

  • Relevant Design Coursework: Digital Foundation, Computer Fluency
    Hong Kong, China | 2002-2006

Hong Kong International School

High School Diploma

  • Relevant Design Coursework: AP Art History, AP Studio Art, Ceramics, TA for Geometry, Algebra Honors & Summer Studio Art

SKILLS

  • Language: Fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese
  • Computer: Proficient in Windows and Mac, Adobe & Microsoft Programs, Maya, Final Cut Express

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

    San Francisco, CA | 10/2011-12/2011

Children's Creativity Museum

Education Intern

  • Creating projects using animation, green screen video softwares and digital tools
  • Learning museum operations and programming
    Ann Arbor, MI | 8/2008-8/2011

University of Michigan Housing: Henderson House

Resident Director; Steering Committee - Work Manager, Social Chair and Secretary

  • Supervised a cooperative living space consisting of 27 female residents
  • Liaison between the University Housing, U-M board of Alumni and residents
    Ann Arbor, MI | 10/2008-8/2011

The Michigan Daily

Design Editor (Summer, New Student Edition, Co-Managing, Senior); Design Staff

  • Designed and layout the front, sports and statement: magazine pages
  • Managed payroll for the design staff and lead meetings
    Ann Arbor, MI | 5/2010-8/2010

Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum

Marketing Intern

  • Designed and illustrated various projects for summer and fall events
  • Performed clerical tasks and volunteered at special events
    Manhattan, NY | 12/2006-1/2007

Steve Vaccariello - Photographer

Intern Assistant

  • Organized frames and slides (Archive), cleaned equipments , assisted in photo shoot
  • Accompanied Photographer to Capezio Creative Directors Meeting and at the Hollywood Hotrod Calender Shoot in Los Angeles, CA (Summer 2009)
    Manhattan, NY | 06-08/2006

Bureau Blank - Graphic Design Company

Intern

  • Designed pamphlets, online advertisements, web pages and innovative advertising solutions
  • Assisted with company accounting

WORK EXPERIENCE

    Freelance Graphic Designer (2010-Present)

    Mobile Madness LLC - iPhone Application Designer (2011-Present)

    MPowered Entrepreneurship - Marketing Partner (1/2011-8/2011)

    Michigan Student Assembly - Art & Design Representative; Communications Commission (2010-2011)

    Dance Marathon University of Michigan - Promotion Committee (5/2009-3/2011)

    University Yearbook: Michiganensian - Housing Editor (9/2009-3/2011)

    University of Texas: Almetris Duren Hall Residence Council - Interim President, Secretary (2/2007-7/2008)

AWARDS

    U-M Lightworks Festival - Overall Best Costume (Winter 2010)

    HSBC 3rd place Award - My group won the HSBC Hong Kong website design (Summer 2006)

EXHIBITIONS

    All Student Exhibition 2008 & 2009 @ U-M Art & Design Slusser Gallery - Ann Arbor, MI

    All Student Exhibition 2010 @ Work on State Street - Ann Arbor, MI

    EPOCH: Senior Thesis Show 2011 - Tea Fusion @ Work on State Street - Ann Arbor, MI

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