Vintage: Spring 2013
Best part of working at Grapevine: Being able to use my creativity; I'm not very good at coloring inside the lines.
Work philosophy: Work? Can't we go to the beach instead?
Favorite color: Orange.
Favorite brainstorming technique: Happy hour.
Favorite hobby: Brewing my own beer.
What I wanted to be when I grew up: An explorer for National Geographic.
Graduated from Kendall College of Art & Design with a bachelor's degree in Fine Arts. Completed a semester at Ringling College of Art & Design as a part of an exchange program.
Worked in the fields of photography, travel and tourism as a graphic designer and freelanced for companies both large and small.
Spent the last 10+ years as the senior graphic designer for the largest independently owned real estate company in Florida.
Earned numerous awards for marketing and advertising design.
Joined Grapevine as Art Director in February 2013.