I was born and raised on the island of O'ahu in Hawai'i. I discovered I had a passion for design while taking classes at a local community college and decided to pursue design at Rhode Island School of Design. I received my BFA in Industrial Design from RISD in June 2011.
Hawai'i often influences my work even when I don't intend it to. I take pleasure in the little things and find inspiration in my everyday life. I enjoy material explorations and making things.
Read more about me on the RISD ID blog