Current Resume


KARLY ANDERSON

EDUCATION

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
BFA in Industrial Design | May 2017  GPA: 3.81 / 4.00

 

LEADERSHIP

Senior Show Coordinator January 2017 - Present
Art + Design Ambassador August 2016 - Present
Art + Design Tour Guide January 2017 - Present
FAA Professional Mentor Program August 2013 - Present 

 

HONORS

Illinois (I4I) Study Abroad Scholarship Fall 2016
Charles-Wert India-Illinois Scholarship Fall 2016
UIUC Dean's List 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Talented Student, Art + Design Spring 2015, Spring 2016
Hansen James Scholarship Spring 2015
 

MEMBERSHIPS

Phi Kappa Phi October 2016 - Present
IDSA UIUC Chapter August 2014 - Present
Kappa Kappa Gamma January 2013 - Present
 

SKILLS

Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Solidworks
Research, Team Work, Organization, Prototyping
Leadership, 3D Modeling, Sketching, Keyshot,

 

experience

Abbott Group & UIUC College of Business
Industrial Designer
Champaign, IL  |  August 2016 - Present
Developed an Abbott Group sponsored project through a year-long Illinois College of Business course. Collaborated with an interdisciplinary team as an industrial designer. Conducted research traveling to four parts of India during the winter of 2016.

The Chamberlain Group
Industrial Design Intern
Elmhurst, IL  |  May 2016 - August 2016
Designed and presented a final project to Chamberlain’s executive leadership team through collaboration with product engineers. Completed five supplementary projects that consisted of UX design, sketching, prototyping, research, and 3D modeling.

Surge Innovations
Industrial Design Intern and Freelancer
Chicago IL  |  May 2015 - May 2016
Consulted and redesigned promotional products for clients including Bacardi and Burger King. Pitched a final brand-oriented project concept for Surge’s client. Continued relationship as a freelancer post-internship.

University of Illinois, School of Art + Design
Service Desk Assistant and Digital Output Support
Champaign, IL  |  August 2015 - Present
Maintained and managed the laser-cutter, Formlabs Form 2 printer, Stratasys 3D printer, Mimaki, vinyl cutter, EPSON Inkjet, Advanced Media, Zortrax 3D Printers, and assist lab patrons in preparing files.