CV


Education

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Media Lab
2015-2017 Master of Science in Media Arts and Sciences

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
2010-2014 Bachelors in Fine Arts in Design and Technology Studies

University of Illinois at Chicago
2005-2009 Spiral arts seminar student


Professional Experience

Software Development:

Place Lab. Civic Technologist Consulting | September 2014 - November 2014
Software Developer
Research
App Developer
Tools: openFrameworks, Django, Python

NorthWestern University. Research Technologist | September 2014 - Present
Software Developer
Research
Tools: Matlab, Python, Javascript

The Eric & Wendy Schmidt Data Science for Social Good fellowship | June 2014 - August 2014
Software Developer
Data Science
Research
Tools: Python, Pandas, Django, D3js, CSS, Javascript, R, Github

Skills

Languages:

Python, Processing, openFrameworks, Spanish, Arduino, English, Git, Terminal, Matlab

Software:

CityEngine, Maya, 3dsMAX, Fusion360, Unity3D, Max/MSP, EagleCAD, Rhinoceros 3D, Tableau, Adobe PhotoShop/inDesign/Illustrator

Hardware:

Prominent in electrical schematic diagraming/prototyping, wood/metal shop, CNC, 3D printing, Laser Cutting, Print Making, Gazepoint GP3


Exhibitions/Publications

2005-2009 Spiral Arts Gallery show. Chicago, Illinois
2009 After School Matters photography gallery. Chicago, Illinois
2010 Art Bash - Chicago, IL
2011 Florida Oasis at The Comfort Station. Chicago, Illinois
2012-2013 The Little Village Air Quality Initiative. Chicago Illinois
2013 SAIC Set Off, Graduate Design Exhibition. Chicago, Illinois
2013 GalleryX + LNC, SAIC/Northwestern University DataVis exhibition. Chicago, Illinois
2014 Bachelors of Fine Arts exhibition, SAIC. Chicago, Illinois
2014 Salone Internazionale del Mobile (International Furniture Fair), Milan, Italy
2014 Istanbul Biennial, Manifesting the Look of Love, Istanbul, Turkey
2014 Plat | forms: Conversations In Place, Arts Incubator, Chicago, Illinois
2015 E + D Spring Magazine.
2015 Innovative City Forum. Tokyo, Japan
2016 La Biennale di Venezia. Venice, Italy.
2016 Innovative City Forum. Tokyo, Japan


Awards

The Eric & Wendy Schmidt Data Science for Social Good fellowship
The Eric & Wendy Schmidt Data Science for Social Good fellowship is a University of Chicago summer program for aspiring data scientists to work on data mining, machine learning, big data, and data science projects with social impact
The University of Chicago
April 2014

Presenter at 20th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining
KDD 2014, a premier interdisciplinary conference, brings together researchers and practitioners from data science, data mining, knowledge discovery, large-scale data analytics, and big data. Data Mining for Social Good is this year's special theme, highlighting work that contributes to social good.
August 2014

Anna Louise Raymond Fellowship
The awards enable recipients to continue their professional growth through advanced independent study, artmaking, research, and travel.
Dean Daderko, Curator, Contemporary Art Museum.
Houston Aram Moshayedi, Curator, UCLA Hammer Museum.
April 2014

Motorola Solutions Innovation Generation Grant in association to the GFRY Research Studio
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
August 2012

National Merit Scholarship Recepient
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
August 2010