Design will shift 


A holistic design sense connects the dots between environmental, social, and economic sustainability & provides solutions for the future. With big ideas,
I strive to make a big impact.

We save food, and food saves us. 

Creating a secondary market for vulnerable produce makes room for new product opportunities.

Sustainable System Design

Gritty gets pretty.

Carhartt's heritage of materiality is 

expressed through a luxe 'skinwear' 

line you'll hold onto for a lifetime.

Circular Packaging Design

A shared value ecosystem.

Can Amazon use its power to shift the inertia of consumer culture toward a more ethical, sustainable future? Social enterprise creates value all around.

Circular Business Model Design

Helping people to help others.

A holistic system design of charity thrift stores in Chile enables the treatment of pediatric burn victims. 

Human Centered System Design


How do our ethics 

guide our choices?

A qualitative research study reaches out to understand people's evolving value-based actions.

Generative Research Strategy

Sandcastles that protect communities.

Beach re-wilding on the community level will help preserve our coastlines.

Community Participation Strategy


Turning our trash into treasure.

Composting can be accessible in every modern home when it's integrated with style.​

Circular Product Design

Popping up for people.

By creating a thoughtful popup shopping experience at Lollapalooza, ​a non-profit makes some new friends!


Structural System Design

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