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Creative Proprietor + Adjunct Instructor
Freelance + STLCC-Meramec
"“The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something. Because the brick walls are there to stop the people who don’t want it badly enough. They’re there to stop the other people.” ― Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture"
I sat down with some of my closet friends and asked them to educate me, about myself in one word! They came up with a few adjectives. Innovative. Passionate. Curious. Loyal. Persistent. Observer. Pioneer. Smart-ass.
I have been so fortunate in my life. I wake up in the morning and create + solve problems(often in the middle of the night). I have never called what I do "work" or a "job". As I grew up, I observed so many people just weren't happy with their job, which translated to their entire life. I have done my best to avoid that road, making my own path along the way.
As far as my past experiences go, I have worked with/for some of the largest companies in the world and learned every step of the way. Being very fortunate to have created some lasting design, while learning from those ideas that haven't quite found their home.
What would satisfy my creative soul? I would like to create side-by-side with some of the most amazing people in our world. To solve problems, both big and small. To transfer my experiences, powered by my perseverance and passion to create things that impact our world.