things aBOUT ME


Art director.
Aspiring morning person.
Kind of a picky eater but really sorry about it.
Won’t watch horror movies but will read the plot synopses on Wikipedia.
Much more likable in reality than this is making me sound.


JOBs i’ve had


wieden + Kennedy 

New York, NY / June 2019 - Present
Art Director 
︎ really needed a safe address to receive packages 

Barton F. Graf

New York, NY / June 2018 - August 2018
Creative Intern
︎ RIP :(  

Penguin Random House

New York, NY / September 2016 - July 2017
Designer, Creative Marketing Services
︎ got a lot of free books

HarperCollins Publishers

New York, NY / July 2015 - September 2016
Design Associate, Advertising and Promotions
︎ did a whole lot of learning on the job 

RALPH LAUREN

New York, NY / June 2014 - July 2015
Project Management Coordinator, Advertising
︎ discovered that “art director” was a position that exists


SCHOOLS i’ve been to


VCU Brandcenter

Richmond, VA / 2017 – Present
MS in Branding, Art Direction

Parsons School of Design

New York, NY / 2014 – 2015
Certificate in Graphic and Digital Design

Duke University

Durham , NC / 2010 – 2014
BA, Art History; Minor, Photography










Mark