Artist, designer, digital specialist and all-around creative. A passion for art, technology, design leadership, and problem-solving for people.
Graduated from Elam School of Fine Arts in 1999 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Design. Papers in Archaeology, Anthropology, and Art History. With an interest in technology, people and art I quickly set a career path into the world of design and the then early world of designing for the internet.
Based in Auckland city, New Zealand. I'm currently employed as Digital Design Director at Colenso BBDO. My work spans Design, Art and Creative Direction, UI & UX leadership, Workshops, Branding, Storyboarding, and Illustration. This is across Product, platforms, campaigns, experiential and brand activations.
I have worked on many large brands including AA, ATEED, Air NZ, Brother, Burger Wisconsin, Fonterra, Ford, Freeview, HP, Lion, Lotto, Mazda, McDonalds, Mini, Nosh, NZX, Orion Health, Overland, Pedigree, Pfizer, Samsung, Sky, Spark, TVNZ, Wendy’s, Westpac, and many startups.
I'm currently interested in design leadership, design systems, bots, AR - VR, tech and innovation, design sprints, workshops and startup methodologies.