Work

My work experience varies from building, designing, renewable energy, manufacturing, and software/hardware troubleshooting.

Rapidmade

3D Printing Technician, Shop Manager March 2016 - Present

.stl preparation in Solidworks and Magics software, post-production and finishing, product shipping and fulfillment.

Landworthy Tiny House

Co-Designer + Co-Builder May 2015 - Ongoing

Designing and building a tiny house. 8'x20' utility trailer, multiple windows, clever staircase design, usable on or off grid

Radiant Solar Technology

Renewable Energy Installer August 2015 - May 2015

Solar Electric and thermal system construction

Menton Builders

Green Construction Intern Summer 2014

Renovation and carpentry, salvaged material

Bohannon Development Company

Maintenance Assistant July 2013 - December 2013

Commercial property groundskeeping and maintenance at high-end shopping center

Willing Workers on Organic Farms

Volunteer Farmhand May 2012 - April 2013

Work-trade program on organic farms in rural Australia

Backpack Adventures

Writing Contributor December 2011 - May 2012

Now-defunct online travel journal, backpacking experience in Southeast Asia

Chapter Three LLC

Quality Assurance Specialist and Themer June 2010 - December 2011

Web development and design within the Drupal Content Management System

TuneUp Media

Quality Assurance Intern August 2008 - June 2010

Blackbox testing productivity software for Mac OS X and Windows operating systems

Apple Inc.

Specialist June 2007 - June 2008

Retail Associate, educating guests about software/hardware based on their individual needs

Skills

My skills are varied, but my primary focus lies in drafting and design software, along with carpentry and light fabrication.

  • AutoCAD
  • Solidworks
  • Freehand drafting
  • 3D Printer Operation (Objet 30, Fortus 250)
  • Power tool use,safety
  • Soccer
  • Japanese

Education

I studied digital film editing and used a lot of Final Cut Pro in college, but later opted for design and build studies including wood construction, 3d printing, and CAD modeling.

Portland Community College

Computer Aided Drafting Cert. August 2015 - June 2016

AutoCAD, Solidworks, Inventor, 3D Printing

Mendocino College

Sustainable Construction and Design Cert. January 2014 - May 2015

Carpentry and constructing system design

San Francisco State University

Bachelor of Arts, Documentary Film Production August 2005 - May 2009

Final Cut Pro, camerawork, audio mixing