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.

Women who lead

AIGA Portland

Celebrating Women's History Month in 2017, this panel supported the AIGA Women Lead Initiative, celebrating and fostering women’s achievements in design. An intimate, roundtable discussion and Q+A took on professional career paths, leadership, work/life balance, families of all kinds, and the next generation of women leaders.

Roundtable moderator and participant.


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.

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

No Feminism, No Future: 20 Years of Bitch Media, art showcase curator

Alien She / Bitch Media 20th anniversary showcase curator

Taxonomies: Creating Order Out of Complexity, contributing artist

AIGA's A Conversation with Women Who Lead, roundtable moderator

PNCA Design Arts Portfolio Show, co-creator

Society of Illustrators Education Symposium, co-presentor

Show and Tell: Creative Tensions (PSU Graphic Design), speaker