I say “shucks” and “rats” unironically.

I have this reccuring bad dream about all my house plants dying.

I believe that creativity can challenge, move, and beautify the world.

I will always tell you when you have kale in your teeth (politely and privately).






Experience
R/GA LA
Art Direction Intern
2019
Made myself a peanut butter smoothie every single day in the office kitchen.


VCU Brandcenter
Student Photographer/ Videographer
2019-2020
Captured student life through photos and videos at the Brandcenter.

Arnold Worldwide
Creative Intern
2018 
Bargained my way into organizing and leading a printmaking workshop for the agency.

Purdue University
Photo Intern
2017-2018
Learned studio lighting and used all spare time applying to the Brandcenter.


Accenture Chicago
Marketing-Communications Intern
2017
Realized I wanted to be an art director and listened to a lot of Adweek podcasts.
Education

VCU Brandcenter
MS, Branding & Art Direction
2018-2020

Purdue University
BA, Strategic Communication & Art
2015-2018

Copenhagen Business School
Semester Exchange
Copenhagen, Denmark
2017




Excited by

Danish design
Hot yoga 
Good grammar
Silkscreen printmaking 
Feminism



          






Mark