Research assistant, designer. Discrete Choice in Health Utilization. Ann Arbor. 2007.
Designed and illustrated Dr. Margaret Kruk’s discrete choice survey, used to interview rural women in Tanzania about their decisions to seek professionally attended childbirth. Survey also implemented in Ethiopia.
Intern, writer, designer & illustrator. Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, BoFED. 2003-2004.
Illustrated and wrote participatory monitoring and evaluation manual for Bureau of Finance and Economic Development (BoFED) of Amhara Region. Distributed to 5,000 government officials. Also disseminated via AGGAR magazine as Community Comics!
Volunteer. Awassa, Ethiopia & University of Michigan. VCT. 2005-06.
Developed and designed 24-page narrative comic to educate low-literate audience about benefits of HIV testing. Worked closely with Voluntary Counseling and Testing (VCT), a governmental HIV/AIDS organization.
Interviewer, illustrator. My Voice, My Choice. State of Ohio. 2005.
Interviewed mentally handicapped about satisfaction with care provider throughout the state of Ohio. Commissioned to illustrate likert survey used to make questionnaire more accessible and results more accurate for low-literate and speech impeded individuals. Survey funded by Ohio’s Developmental Disabilities Council.