Education 

Graphic & Digital Design Certificate (in progress)
Parsons School of Design, The New School
New York, New York

M.S. Writing & Book Publishing
Portland State University
Portland, Oregon

B.A. Creative Writing 
minor in Technical Writing
Eastern Washington University
Cheney, Washington

 

Articles

What 10 Books Looked Like Before the Final Cover
Electric Literature

Rejecting A Book By Its Cover 
Electric Literature

Getting the Book Cover You Want
Indigo: Editing, Design, and More

 

Work

Alfred A. Knopf
Production Coordinator, Cover Art
2017 - present
New York, New York

Indigo: Editing, Design, and More
2015 - present

Independent Graphic Designer
2013 - present

 

NonProfit

Community-Word Project
Member of the Associate Board of Directors
Co-Chair of the Associate Board of Directors (2016-2018)
New York, New York

Foundation for Letters
Member of the Advisory Council to the Board
New York, New York

PEN America
Member
New York, New York

Literary Arts
Member of the Advisory Council (2013-2015)
Portland, Oregon

 

Clients

7.13 Books
New York, New York

Ayahuasca Publishing
San Diego, California

Bronx Loaf Conference
Bronx, New York

Civil Coping Mechanisms
New York, New York

SFK Press
Atlanta, Georgia

Small Doggies Press
Portland, Oregon

University of Hell Press
Portland, Oregon

 

Speaking Engagements

Panel member, "Speaking Design for Non-Designers"
PubWest Conference (February 17, 2018)

Host and speaker, "New York Publishing," 
Happy Hour Series
Indigo Editing & Publications  (July 6, 2017)

Panel member, career seminar "Book Publishing"
Portland Start University (April 21, 2016)

Guest lecturer, "Publishing & Internships" 
College of Charleston (March 14, 2016)

Workshop leader, "Book Design Basics"
SRG Partnership, Inc. (May 14, 2015)

Workshop leader "Book Basics: How to Design a Book" 
Literary Arts (October 8, 2014)

Guest lecturer, "Publishing & Internships"
University of New Mexico (March 27, 2014)