I’m a dynamic problem solver, enthusiastic collaborator, and captivating storyteller. With 2.5 years of experience as a visual designer specializing in marketing design, I thrive on leveraging strategic storytelling and design thinking across diverse business segments.


Northwestern University  
Master of Science in Leadership in Creative Enterprises

  • Course: Business Models and Organizational Processes in Creative Enterprises, Economics of Creative Enterprises, The Power of Strategic Storytelling

ArtCenter College of Design 
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design

  • Graduate with Honors with a GPA of 3.8
  • Recipient of ArtCenter Provost’s List in Summer 2022 and Fall 2022 with a GPA of 3.8
  • Teacher Assistant for Design 1 Fundamental course and Industry Graphic Design course, assisting students to build solid problem-solving and analytical thinking skills by developing further in craftsmanship

Pace University  
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art History
  • Transfer to ArtCenter College of Design after 2 years program at Pace University


The Walt Disney Company (APAC) | Visual Designer & Coordinator 

  • Collaborated with Creative Directors, APAC President, and Business Development Team to actualize Go-to-Market Strategy and Brand Localization through Disney’s storytelling ethos and visually captivating design.
  • Engaged vendors to conceptualize and execute design projects with unwavering commitment to quality.
  • Conducted Market Analysis for future retail and event experiences, driving informed design decisions to maintain Disney’s contemporary visual assets.
  • Crafted brand identities and curated style guides in alignment with Disney’s brand standards for consistency across all touchpoints.

Pearpop | Visual Designer 

  • Conceptualized and designed creative assets for campaigns, marketing, sales, and products. Crafted brand identity style guides in alignment with Pearpop brand communication.
  • Working collaboratively with the CMO and BD team to brainstorm sessions and concept development for new initiatives, GMT strategy, and campaigns.
  • Worked closely with product designers and developers to refine and create assets for web and mobile platforms, ensuring optimal functionality and user experience.

Wishare Ads Agency | Art Director Intern

  • Conceptualized and pitched innovative campaign ideas that effectively communicate key messages and resonate with consumers.
  • Worked closely with copywriters and designers to develop cohesive and impactful creative concepts that effectively communicated client messaging.
  • Execute the design concepts and develop assets for print collateral ads, digital ads, multimedia campaigns, or social media posts.

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