Freelance Artist, Designer, Photojournalist, and Videographer Edmonton, Canada
"The walls between art and engineering exist only in our minds." - Theo Jansen
The Wanderer Online
January 2016 – Present • Edmonton, Canada
November 2015 – April 2016 • Edmonton, AB
Assist with interpretation and distribution of Specifications, Standards, Guidelines, and drawings revisions, to assist with adherence to the Engineering Drawings and Design; Maintained and ensured up-to-date technical documentation on site along with tracking Design Changes, revisions; Managed the flow of information between all involved parties regarding the Design Changes; Site queries and resolutions through Technical Standards Deviation Request (TSDRs) and Requests for Information (RFIs), and managing Design Change process with Contractor and affected parties; Write and develop Work Scopes for subcontractors in order to build Request(s)-for-Proposal (RFPs) and allowing for adequate review of subsequent bid packages by balancing factors such as price, technical ability, among other factors.
Producer, Social Media Strategist
STORYHIVE: Time Theft Project
November 2015 – December 2015 • Edmonton, AB
The Wanderer Online
July 2015 – January 2016 • Edmonton, Canada
July 2014 – July 2015 • Edmonton, Canada
The Wanderer Online is a fairly new website based out of the Edmonton area that gives a voice to young writers, photographers and illustrators in the Edmonton area looking to find an audience for their work. As Photography Editor, I work with the site’s other editors, especially with the Visual team, to procure custom video, photography, illustration, design, and art which represents the context, tone, and content of the writing for each entry of the magazine. The goal is to find harmony between beautiful aesthetic and also support strong local writing with equally representative visuals.
Project Coordinator / QAQC Coordinator
September 2013 – November 2015 • Fort McMurray, Canada
Work closely with the Project Managers, Project Engineers, Superintendents, and field supervision to take projects from the design stage to the procurement, fabrication, and built stage of each project. Have worked in Document Control, Quality Control, and Project Coordination, and makes extensive daily use of technology skills.
Junior Bridge Designer/Engineer
MPA Engineering Ltd.
June 2012 – May 2013 • Sherwood Park, Canada
Freelance Staff Writer
May 2012 – August 2013
Wrote periodically for The Gateway Online. This included planning stories, interviewing subjects, and writing articles on relevant current events and scientific research.
Vice President (Communications)
May 2011 – April 2012 • Edmonton, Canada
Organized and coordinated all media relations for the society. Sanctioned all posters, bulletins, and media releases to the Department, Faculty, and to the student body.
Graphic Designer, Video Editor and Webmaster
May 2010 – April 2011 • Edmonton, Canada
Coordinated and designed the posters, bulletins, videos, and animations that were sent out to the student body, Civil Department, and Engineering Faculty.
Sportswriter / Contributor
October 2009 – Present
Covered the Edmonton Oilers and the NHL in general as well. Sparked interesting discussions with regards to happenings in the league and with regards to players and player-related news.
Staff Writer and lllustrator
September 2008 – April 2012 • Edmonton, Canada
Was an active contributor as a writer and illustrator in the News, Opinion, and Sports sections. Favourite written subjects were typically scientific research and culture-based topics.
Web and Graphic Designer
Frame 5 Media and Design
September 2007 – January 2008 • Calgary, Canada
Worked on an assortment of projects for Dan, ranging from web template designs, to logo designs, as well as business card mock-ups.
Freelance Artist, Designer, Videographer and Photographer
September 2006 – Present • Edmonton, Canada
Taking on design projects for friends, famililes, and companies through word-of-mouth. This has been a fun part-time endeavour for me.
June 2005 – June 2006 • Edmonton, Canada
When the former weekly newspaper at Archbishop MacDonald went out of publication, I reinvented the MAC weekly as the MACSource, with new formatting, logo design, and reinvited the style of the paper into a more magazine-like tone. The readership and volunteers embraced the change to a more readable format.
University of Alberta
BSc in Civil Engineering
– • Edmonton, Canada
Specialization in Water Resources (Bridge Design) and Transportation (Highways/Roads Design), as well as Construction Management.
AutoCAD 2D/3D Drafting
– • Edmonton, Canada
Courses in ACAD 2D/3D drafting as used in the construction fields
Friends with Bass St Thomas Health Centre DOSE.ca Civil Engineering Students' Society Axious Entertainment
Photoshop Lightroom Premiere Pro After Effects Pro Wordpress HTML PHP Java Acrobat Nuance Microsoft Office AutoCAD