Resume

EXPERIENCE

KülMayk, LLC

CO-FOUNDER, HEAD OF DESIGN AND OPERATIONS | 2019 - PRESENT
  • Led development of next generation water pitcher to improve elderly hydration
  • Designed unobtrusive reminder and water retrieval systems to preserve user's autonomy
  • Cornell University Big Idea Semi-finalist, Draper Competition Semi-finalist

Folia Water

PRODUCT DESIGN INTERN | SUMMER 2020
  • Designed water filter housing to provide affordable, safe drinking water for consumers living on $2 or less a day
  • Reduced plastic by 33% and improved user experience

Markforged

PRINT SYSTEMS ENGINEERING INTERN | SUMMER 2019
  • Developed feature that improves dimensional accuracy for users' 3D prints using multiple linear and non-linear regression models
  • Developed test suites to analyze customer's problems and performed root cause analysis

Cornell University Unmanned Air Systems

MECHANICAL SUBTEAM LEAD 2018-2019 | MEMBER 2016 - 2020
  • Led hardware development of fixed wing autonomous search and rescue aircraft
  • Implemented closed-loop iterative design cycle, designed fuselage layout and system integration, and reduced fuselage weight by 35%
  • Designed reconfigurable trailer for optimal work environment during mission tasks

SpaceJam!

MECHANICAL LEAD | FALL 2018
  • Designed lightweight, modular furniture leveraging granular jamming to be used in disaster relief and space habitats
  • Developed prototype under 4 lbs. capable of supporting 120+ lb. load

Cornell University Rapid Prototyping Lab

VOLUNTEER | 2017 - 2018
  • Operated prototype machinery including laser cutters, CNC, and 3D printers

Moog Aircraft Group

DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT COOP | SUMMER 2018
  • Designed an improved testing fixture for a direct drive valve torque motor that improved testing accuracy to .23° resolution

EDUCATION

Cornell University, College of Engineering - Ithaca, NY

MAY 2020 | CUM LAUDE

B.S., Mechanical Engineering; Minor in Design and Environmental Analysis

SKILLS

  • Design and Manufacturing: Composite manufacturing, machining, rapid prototyping, wood-working, ergonomic assessments, consumer insights, 3D renders
  • Software: Solidworks, Fusion 360, NX, MatLab, Minitab, Adobe Suite
  • Communications: Technical Writing, Microsoft Office

RELEVANT COURSEWORK

Current Courses: Applied Ergonomics; Consumer Product Design; 3D Printing Fundamentals; Visual Literacy and Design Studio; Art & Science

Previous Courses: Innovative Product Design; Human Centered Design Methods; Human Factors and Inclusion Design; Applied Mechanics; System Dynamics; Dynamics; Statics; Heat Transfer; Fluid Mechanics; Thermodynamics; Materials; Mechatronics; Environmental Psychology