EDUCATION    

Bachelor of Arts in Architecture // August 2016 – May 2020

Yale University in New Haven, CT

cumulative GPA: 3.55

Coursework focuses on spatial design, architectural forms, material studies, and model-making. Notable supplemental educational experience includes courses in digital photography and a summer term abroad in Italy.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Production Photographer + Archivist for Yale College Arts in New Haven, CT // September 2019 – May 2020

Photographed Yale undergraduate productions in the arts, including dance, theater, and music groups. Used a variety of lighting conditions and equipment for each shoot. Edited a select number of photographs from each performance and uploaded them to the Yale College Arts Flickr archival page.

Design Intern at Studio Drift in Amsterdam, the Netherlands // May – August 2019

Assisted in the production of three large-scale artworks for 2019 Art Basel: Basel, Pace Gallery, and the Nederlandse Reisopera L’Orfeo. Assembled the circuitry and mechanical parts of artworks with large, moving, computer-programmable elements. Worked in teams to come up with new ideas for production methods, packaging, and the final design of the artworks.

Events Assistant at the Center for Collaborative Arts & Media in New Haven, CT // February – May 2019

Prepared the CCAM events space for visiting artists, workshops, speakers, and performances, and assisted visitors with utilizing the space. Documented CCAM events through photography and videography. Posted photos and videos taken at CCAM to the CCAM Instagram account to promote upcoming and past events.

Photography Apprentice + Associated Press Freelance Photographer for Ted Kirk & the Associated Press in Lincoln, NE // June – July 2018

Worked daily with Nikon gear to learn about and practice various photography techniques, including street, sports, long-exposure,  portrait, and landscape photography. Worked as a Freelance Photographer for the Associated Press during the NCAA College World Series.

Awards: Two photos chosen as APTOPIX from the NCAA College World Series

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Architecture & Design Team Member for Y2Y New Haven in New Haven, CT // October 2018 – May 2019

Served as a member of a team of students designing a youth homeless shelter in New Haven, based off of a previous model built in Cambridge. Met regularly with architects, construction experts, and real estate agents to discuss site selection and building design. Built a site model of the project for architects Turner Brooks and Duo Dickinson.

ATHLETICS

United States of America Swimming Association // May 2006 – February 2020

Qualified for and participated in the USA Olympic Team Time Trials of summer 2016.

Awards: Scholastic All-American for the 100 and 200 Breaststroke, 2013-2016

Yale Women’s Varsity Swimming Team // August 2016 – February 2020

Trained 20+ hours per week during the academic year. Contributed to the first 3 undefeated seasons in the school’s history and the first Ivy League Championship team title in 20 years.

Awards: Scholar All-American for the 2017-2018 competition year

SKILLS

Adobe Creative Suite, Rhino, SketchUp, AutoCAD, V-Ray, Microsoft Office

model-building, laser cutting, 3D printing, manual drafting, CNC milling, digital & film photography

fluent English, intermediate Italian, intermediate Spanish, elementary Dutch