I love getting to the root of problems and devising unconventional solutions.

Nothing excites me more than the prospect of creating experiences that bring a bit of joy to other people’s lives.

5 things thatI'm really good at...

  • Empathic Listening
  • Analysing Research Outputs
  • Visual Communication
  • Delivering under Pressure
  • Asking difficult questions

5 things thatI need to work on...

  • Doing, not saying
  • Dealing with curveballs
  • Facilitating workshops
  • Back-end development
  • Public speaking

Work

Designer

Designer

Particular Design & Print

July 2019 - Present

Time-sensitive artwork creation and print production for local businesses and the care industry, liaising with clients and suppliers.

Head Designer (Volunteer)

Head Designer (Volunteer)

WoW Magazine

June 2018 - June 2019

Instigating a re-brand, layout and illustration, directing and compiling volunteer work, communication with key stakeholders.

Junior Designer

Junior Designer

Paperhat Creative

August 2017 - August 2018

Ideation and scamping in response to client briefs, producing designs and illustrations to tight deadlines, liaising with clients and suppliers.

Head of Design (Volunteer)

Head of Design (Volunteer)

Label Magazine

June 2016 - June 2017

Supporting and managing 20+ volunteers, creating and compiling design work, communicating with editorial and creative teams.

Graphic & Web Designer

Graphic & Web Designer

Skipton Girls’ High School

May 2014 - March 2015

Creating graphic products, commissioning work from external suppliers, developing and maintaining the school’s website.

Printer

Printer

Particular Design & Print

August 2013 - May 2014

Printing and finishing printed products, assisting with artwork creation, thoroughly proof checking documents.

Education

Industrial Design & Technology (BA)

Loughborough University

Practising the design of beautiful, user-friendly (primarily physical) products. Included a 12-month placement.

Example modules: User Experience Design, Physical & Virtual Prototyping, Industrial Design Studies.

September 2015 - May 2019

Recognition

LSU Media AwardsMay 2019

Outstanding Achievement Award

May 2019

Student Publication AwardsMay 2019

Commended - Best Magazine Design

May 2019

Student Starpack AwardsMay 2018

Bronze Award

May 2018

Loughborough Design SchoolOctober 2016

Academic Excellence Award

October 2016

Hobbies