Product Development & Design Intern (2016)    
Patagonia Headquarters, Ventura CA

Aided designers and developers with evaluating check runs, prototypes, counter-samples and production approvals to ensure the company’s quality standards 
Provided day to day support to category developers in creation and maintenance of accurate product specifications, BOMs and PLM system tasks
Observed how design and development cooperate and communicate to engineer the most efficient product
Supported designers and developers in illustrating product information through detailed drawings to ensure that prototypes and bill of materials could be created and sent to the factories
Effectively assisted in establishing a relevant, and consistent method of measuring garments in the companies Point of Measure Manual  
Communicated design concepts in a concise and professional manner graphically through tech packs 
Assisted developers and designers with factory communication for the development and execution of prototypes
Worked with the design and product team members to ensure feasibility of designs which met price points, merchandising needs and product creation timelines
Ensured that the Company standards for quality, function and reducing environmental impacts are met
Informed how to evaluate design trend reports that show clear diagnostics of global trends in the sportswear category 
Experienced how to accommodate developers and designers in creating relevant and original concept
Observed the fit process in collaboration with design and pattern making
 

Front Desk Agent- Full Time (2008 –2014)    
Coast Village Inn, Santa Barbara CA

Provided outstanding guest service
Responsibilities included hotel operator, and concierge duties
Acclimated to working in a fast paced environment and learned to adapt to new challenges daily
Performed each service at the hotel thoroughly and focused on being detail orientated
Supported staff in other departments of the hotel while multi-tasking front desk duties
Developed problem solving skills to effectively deal with internal and external customers
 

Designer- Internship (2011 – 2013)
3PennyDesign, Los Angeles CA

Organized information for commercials, music videos, or films
Delivered and completed multiple props and scenes used for footage 
Performed the basic functions of a sewing machine
Researched and collaborated on multiple story lines for each project, pertaining to costume and prop timeline and history
Supervised how to manage each job with successful time management skills
Consulted on the design and function of the props to ensure feasibility due to project budget