I am the Startup Innovation Manager and Director of The Runway, Michigan's premier fashion incubator. Bringing experience from the Detroit and Chicago entrepreneurial communities...more I assist startups and entrepreneurs, connecting them to resources and expertise from area mentors.
East Lansing Public Library's Maker Studios 2.0 is a public makerspace where I run a 3D printing and 3D scanning lab. The facility features multiple 3D printers and scanners,...more design software as well as traditional arts, crafts, sewing and even a Lego room. Our goal is the introduce new technology and traditional skills while also providing STEM development and education.
Maizena formed during the 2014 Lansing Startup Weekend where I served as a coach for the team. Supplying the 3D printer and tools necessary I helped guide the team to create...more both a new material and delivery system in less than 54 hours. Since winning the Startup Weekend we have gone on to also win at The Hatching, a monthly pitch contest in East Lansing.
Helped conceive and create a new type of manufacturing company in the City of Makers. Manulith is a product development and project management software firm that specializes...more in 3D printing and engineering services.
As an independent contractor I worked with clients to take digital designs to physical prototypes and products. Prepared 3D models through a repair process to ensure viability...more before printing the objects in a variety of processes including SLS, SLA and FFF. 3DPX was the first of its kind as a retail space for 3D printing and design and featured over 30 printers including a EOS Formiga P110.