As a designer, I strive to create experiences that build connections between design, cultural insights and human behaviour. After graduation, I will be joining Microsoft as a user experience designer.

Do get in touch if you'd like to hear me talk about my work.

EXPERIENCE

UX Design Intern

Microsoft, Mixed Reality at Work | Redmond, WA | May - August 2018

  • Designed and prototyped virtual reality opportunities to prevent social and emotional exclusion in the aging community, using a inclusive design process.
  • Conducted a workshop on inclusive design thinking for all design interns at Microsoft.
  • Participated in the annual hackathon as part of the Inclusive hiring team. Created a virtual reality app to help neurodiverse individuals prepare for job interviews, from UX flow through to visuals for the pitch video.

Lead Design Assistant

School of Design, RIT | Rochester, NY | October 2017 - present

Recruited by the Assistant Professor for UI/UX to design, prototype and develop an online platform to help non-design faculty and students learn the principles of visual design and typography.

Creative Intern

Interactive Avenues | Gurgaon, India | Summer 2016

A digital marketing agency under IPG Mediabrands.


  • Interfaced with the Creative Director to research, analyze and develop ideas that were used as the baseline for digital marketing projects for clients such as Micromax (an Indian consumer electronics company), Gionee (a Chinese smartphone manufacturer) and Bausch + Lomb.
  • Contributed to a variety of projects as part of a rotational program across the creative, coding, copywriting and client servicing teams which - projects included banner designs, social media marketing and newsletter designs for brands such as Canon, Maruti and Sony Sports.

International Student Ambassador

RIT Undergraduate Admissions | Rochester, NY | February 2016 - August 2017

Reaching out to prospective and accepted international students through phone/video calls or social media to answer questions & to help them adjust to the American culture & campus life; writing relevant blogs and managing social media channels.

EDUCATION

Rochester Institute Technology (BFA)

Major in New Media Design

Expected Graduation 2019

RIT Honours Program
Minor - Psychology
Current GPA - 3.94; Dean's List 2015 - 18

LEADERSHIP

President & Mentor

New Media Club | May 2018 - present

Vice President & Mentor

New Media Club | May 2017 - May 2018

Social Media Lead

Honours Program | Mar 2017 - Oct 2017

Student Government Member

Academics & Co-op Comittee | Feb 2016 - Jan 2018

International Student Ambassador

Office of Admissions | Feb 2016 - Aug 2017

ACCOLADES

Microsoft Annual Hack, 3rd Place

Inclusive Design Challenge | 2018

Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Semi-finalist Animation/MoGraph | 2018

Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Semi-finalist Web/App/Game Design | 2017

Featured Social Ad Design

RIT Signatures Magazines | Spring 2017

Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Semi-finalist Graphic Design & Print | 2015

SKILLS
& TOOLS

Skills

Experience & Interaction Design
2D & VR Prototyping
Visual Design
Motion Graphics
Basic Front-End Dev.
Illustration
Sketching & Wireframing
Social Media

Programs

Photoshop
Illustrator
After Affects
Invision
Marvel
Principle
Premiere Pro
HTML/CSS