The only graphic designer in Los Angeles. Curiously creating branding, websites, flyers, video, copywriting, and other goods for cultural and commercial clients and causes since 2021.

SELECT CLIENTS
🦠 Wired
💙 Human Rights Campaign
🎤 iHeartRadio
🚗 DoorDash
💪🏽 Equinox
🌱 Impact
🍅 Wishbone Kitchen

PAPERWEIGHTS
2023 GDUSA 61st Package Design Awards Winner
2023 The Design Kids Awards Winner
2023 Creative Review New Talent
2023 GDUSA Responsible Designer to Watch
2023 Fast Company Innovation by Design in North America
2023 GDUSA American GD Awards in Infographics
2023 Shorty Impact Award in News & Media
2022 Shorty Impact Award Best in Instagram Winner
2022 Webbys Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Honoree
2022 Webbys Public Service &  Activism Nominee

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Impact

Solutions:
Content Design
Web Design + Dev
Partnerships
Merch
End-to-End Video
Date:
2022 — Today
Collaborators:
Cristeen Park, Art Director
Anna Volodina, Designer
Théa de Gubernatis, Designer
Michelle Andrews, CCO
Tim Chau, CEO

Impact 🌱 is the award-winning digital destination for young people shaping the future. From explainers that break down complicated political events to content about the intersection of pop culture and social justice, ours is a platform producing social content and initiatives towards a young, social-good driven audience. In 2022, we launched a climate-centric sister platform, Environment 🌍. 

As Designer at Impact since 2022, I produce and execute visuals and creative strategies that resonate with an audience of more than 3.2 million combined people, as well as collaborate with cross-functional teams to create visually compelling designs that drive engagement and increase brand awareness. I also take a role in designing visuals for mutual aid initiatives supporting causes such as Everytown for Gun Violence, Ukrainian Refugee Relief, Türkiye and Syria Earthquake Relief, Maui Wildfire Relief, Pakistan Flood Relief, Planned Parenthood, and various other impactful campaigns.

In 2023, I collaborated with our Art Director, Cristeen Park, to design, develop, launch, and maintain the company site, built on Readymag. In the summer before, I quarterbacked the platform’s pivot to original video content, catalyzing its evolution from ground zero to a fully realized and engaging multimedia experience.

Some outcomes from content I’ve worked on as of March 2024, for the numerically in-love:
210.9M
↳ Impressions

90.9M
↳ Users Reached
8.4M
↳ Likes

1.2M
↳ Saves
2.3M
↳ Shares

101k
↳ New Followers generated


Among the cool collaborators I’ve had the pleasure to work with and produce visuals for are: 
↳ Beyond Meat, iHeartRadio, Blueland, Hinge, Billie, Human Rights Campaign, DoorDash, Intersectional Environmentalist, WE ARE RALLY, LGBT, Muslim, When We All Vote, Youth Against Displacement, International Rescue Committee, Poetry of Science, Too Good To Go, Climate Power, Upworthy, Accelerate Change.

Here are some selects from my time thus far at Impact Digital Media.


Paperweights

2023 The Shorty Impact Awards, News & Media, Winner
2023 The Shorty Impact Awards, Fundraising Campaign, Winner
2023 The Shorty Impact Awards, Best Use of Instagram, Bronze Honoree
2023 The Shorty Impact Awards, Environment & Sustainability, Gold Honoree
2023 The Shorty Impact Awards, Fundraising Campaign, Audience Honoree
2023 Fast Company’s Innovation by Design Awards, Honoree
2023 Webby Award in Diversity and Inclusion on Social Media, Nominee
2022 The Shorty Awards, Audience Honor in Instagram, Winner
2022 The Webby Awards, Social Diversity & Inclusion, Nominee
2022 The Webby Awards, Social Public Service & Activism, Honoree


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