Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA)

Bachelor of Fine Arts Graphic Design 2011
Art History Minor / Book Arts Concentration

Studio Arts Centers International (SACI)

Etruscan archaeological restoration, conservation and art history in Cetamura, Italy. Summer Study Abroad 2010.



Designer August 2015 – present
San Francisco, CA

Web design, UX, UI, branding and print.


Junior Art Director March 2014 – June 2015
Designer / Developer August 2011 – June 2015
Baltimore, MD

Work closely with creative and technology directors to gain a thorough understanding of how design and development work together in digital. Led design for clients, including The Great Cookie, Bag News, Perry Hall Christian School and has worked on projects for national clients Men’s Wearhouse, Crate&Barrel, and CB2.

Kailie Parrish Design

Freelance Designer / Developer

Work with local and national clients on web design, illustration, publication design and branding. Clients include The New York Times, The Maryland Institute College of Art, Commit! Partnership and HEX Ferments.

Center for Design Practice (CDP)

Social Designer
Baltimore, MD / September 2010 – December 2011

Year-long collaboration with Real Food Farms (RFF). Tasked to create awareness for RFF’s locally-grown food markets for the five surrounding neighborhoods around Clifton Park.

National Aquarium in Baltimore

Publication Design Intern
Baltimore, MD / September 2010 – December 2010

Assisted Publication Specialist and Art Director in creating a variety of in-house publications including ads for the Aquarium’s quarterly Watermarks magazine, event signage and kids activity spreads.


  • Mac OS X & Windows
  • Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Lightroom, After Effects
  • Web Design, Front-End Development
  • Email Design, Development and Template Integration
  • Drawing, Letterpress, Bookbinding, Screenprinting


  • NYT “Drawing with Words” Exhibition 2014
  • Sappi Ideas that Matter Grant (MICA CDP) 2011
  • Study Abroad Travel Scholarship 2010
  • Nancy Lee Rhodes Roberts Scholarship 2010
  • Graphic Design Departmental Award 2010
  • Jules M. Bodarky Scholarship 2009
  • Achievement Award recipient 2008
  • Dean’s List 2007–2011
  • Academic Honors recipient 2007–2011
  • Trustee Award recipient 2007–2011
  • Talent Grant recipient 2007–2011