Portfolio of Work

I use storytelling, strategy, and leadership to bring human-centered innovation to international companies and organizations

 
 

geography of strangers

Geography of Strangers is a travel card game designed to make us open and ready to meet new people while traveling. The game was built after months of research for my Independent Design Research Studio at Parsons.

Geography of Strangers is a travel card game designed to make us open and ready to meet new people while traveling. The game was built after months of research for my Independent Design Research Studio at Parsons.

design x convergence

In May 2018,  I served as a team leader for a group of Parsons students who created and organized a strategic design conference. Design x Convergence: Strange Proximities & Unexpected Conversations took place at multiple venues across Parsons’ New York City campus, bringing together thinkers, makers, and artists from radically different backgrounds to discuss off the wall topics.

In May 2018, I served as a team leader for a group of Parsons students who created and organized a strategic design conference. Design x Convergence: Strange Proximities & Unexpected Conversations took place at multiple venues across Parsons’ New York City campus, bringing together thinkers, makers, and artists from radically different backgrounds to discuss off the wall topics.

 

sretsis & Fourteen in thailand

solve for x

As part of my Strategic Design masters studio, I worked on a team that designed a new business prototype for Citi Ventures. Our venture, Solve for x, sought to create a test lab for the future of creativity.

As part of my Strategic Design masters studio, I worked on a team that designed a new business prototype for Citi Ventures. Our venture, Solve for x, sought to create a test lab for the future of creativity.

In my role as a Strategist, I helped align executive goals around a global marketing strategy and lead an eCommerce replatforming.

In my role as a Strategist, I helped align executive goals around a global marketing strategy and lead an eCommerce replatforming.

 

Strategy at Nanette lepore

I started in the warehouse at 16, changing white hangers to black ones. Then ran social and digital marketing while art directing photo shoots and runway shows. Later, I lead international expansion and our search for financial partners. I practiced human centered design and systems thinking to do it.

I started in the warehouse at 16, changing white hangers to black ones. Then ran social and digital marketing while art directing photo shoots and runway shows. Later, I lead international expansion and our search for financial partners. I practiced human centered design and systems thinking to do it.

 

Speaking & quotations

I’ve been a keynote speaker and panelist at conferences in New York, Hong Kong, and Thailand. I’ve been quoted by the New York Times, AP, Fashionista, AFP, and in the New York Times best seller  Becoming the Boss .

I’ve been a keynote speaker and panelist at conferences in New York, Hong Kong, and Thailand. I’ve been quoted by the New York Times, AP, Fashionista, AFP, and in the New York Times best seller Becoming the Boss.

 

Photography, Art & travel

Developed an aesthetics of playful chaos & rococo indulgence. A simulacra of American late-capitalist aristocracy. The uncanny performance of what life looks like when things fall apart. Shot on film.

Developed an aesthetics of playful chaos & rococo indulgence. A simulacra of American late-capitalist aristocracy. The uncanny performance of what life looks like when things fall apart. Shot on film.

talk in hong kong

At 25 years old, I delivered a talk at the Hong Kong Innovation Design Technology Conference, part of the Business of Design Week.

At 25 years old, I delivered a talk at the Hong Kong Innovation Design Technology Conference, part of the Business of Design Week.

 

Academic lecturer

Adjunct Professor and Teaching Fellow. Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), Accademia Italiana Bangkok, and Parsons School of Design.

Adjunct Professor and Teaching Fellow. Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), Accademia Italiana Bangkok, and Parsons School of Design.

 

Menswear prototypes

Throughout my time in Bangkok and at Parsons, I’ve experimented with business ideas and playful projects. I’ve focused on menswear using traditional textiles from SE Asia and on experience-based platforms.

Throughout my time in Bangkok and at Parsons, I’ve experimented with business ideas and playful projects. I’ve focused on menswear using traditional textiles from SE Asia and on experience-based platforms.