show & tell

Creative Tensions

Seven Mantras for working under pressure or creating it when you need it. Including: Strength + Vulnerability, Love + Money, and How to Be a One-Woman Show.*

*HINT: You never are.

Featured speaker for PSU Graphic Design


AIGA Women in Design

Celebrating Women's History Month, this panel supports the AIGA Women Lead Initiative, celebrating and fostering women’s achievements in design. An intimate, roundtable discussion and Q+A tackles professional career paths, leadership, work/life balance, family, and the next generation of women leaders.

Panel moderator for inaugural event.


Roundtable panel

A panel of Portland design stars talks about putting together their own portfolios, making hiring decisions, and portfolio successes and pet peeves.

Moderator and host for AIGA Portland's Portfolio show.

Selected talks and exhibitions:

Linework NW, Spotlight Panel: A conversation w/ illustrator Ping Zhu

Love for Sale: Valentines inspired by the Talking Heads, contributing artist


Alien She / Bitch Media 20th anniversary showcase curator

Taxonomies: Creating Order Out of Complexity, contributing artist

PNCA Design Arts Portfolio Show, co-creator

Society of Illustrators Education Symposium, co-presentor