Professional Experience

Assistant Professor, Howard University

August, 2015 - Current

Teaching courses across to program area in graphic design and electronic studio.

Courses Taught:
- Digital Design I & II
- Multi-Media I & II
- 2D Animation I & II
- Studio programs in Design: Package Design
- Digital Darkroom ( Photograpy Department)

Fulfilling graphic design needs of the Fine Arts Department as well as the parent College of Arts & Sciences. I am working to develop and push innovation in the design curriculum and promoting portfolio production for students. Preparing students for industry and post-grad studies.

Principal Owner, Reachaven, LLC

January, 2013 - Current

Lecturer, Howard University

October, 2012 - Current

Teaching courses in Design for Advertising and Multimedia Design.

Consultant / Distributor, Nova Group

April, 2013 - July, 2013

Graphic Designer, Cushman & Wakefield

July, 2012 - August, 2012

Project based, Temp Contract.

Graduate Teacher, Howard University

August, 2007 - May, 2012

Taught Portfolio Production and Studio Problems in design.

Graphic Designer, WHUR

May, 2011 - January, 2012

Digital Archiving project for the radio station.

Graphic Designer, Studio Moséic, LLC

November, 2010 - January, 2012

Graphic Designer

MFA 2012, Howard University Graduate School

January, 2010 - January, 2012

Graphic Design & Visual Communications

Program | Site Manager, District Department of the Environment

May, 2010 - August, 2011

Summer Contract (May - August) 2009 | 2010 | 2011
• Managed 80 youth and 12 DDOE Staff Members in one program area throughout all 8 wards in D.C.
• Responsible for the training, supervision, coordination and performance of field staff as well as the overall performance of youth
• Responsible for editing/completing required paperwork (policy and procedures manual, incident reports, progress summaries, etc)
• Maintained the daily operating functions of the program: emails, phone calls, site visits

Principle Designer, Alx+Design

January, 2006 - January, 2011

Freelance Design and Visual Artist

BFA, Howard University

January, 2006 - January, 2010

Graphic Design & Visual Communications

Program Coordinator, Men Can Stop Rape

May, 2006 - December, 2009

Developed programming for college level M.O.S.T Clubs.

Freelance Designer, Revolutionary Performance Management

January, 2008 - January, 2009

Freelance Designer for a short term contract to develop to re-brand a music company.

Green Roof Specialist - Intern, DC Greenworks

May, 2008 - August, 2008

Installed and maintained Green Roofs on residential and commercial buildings.

Environmental Educator, Shaw Eco-Village

June, 2002 - December, 2007

Educating the community about Low Impact Developments ( Rain Barrels, Rain Gardens, & Green Roofs ) and how DC can improve the conditions of its water ways and reduce storm-water run-off.