My name is Bernice and I'm a born and bred California girl. I’m also a teacher, creative and speaker living in Los Angeles.
I have spent the last 13+ years in advertising working on everything from Super Bowl commercials, 3D google cardboard experience, digital experiences, OOH stunts, social media, print, banners and more. My work has been featured on various places such as the Today Show, Good Morning America, Nightline, Rolling Stones, Vogue, NBC, and more.
As for an entrepreneur efforts, two years I launched a meditation app called Evenflow that’s available on the ios store. The app has gained headlines from Redbook, Entrepreneur magazine, Goop, Mind Body Green, and more.
I also take on freelance projects for branding , design, and social media.
Teaching and Speaking
I currently teach two courses at General Assembly in Los Angeles: Visual Design and Portfolio Bootcamp.
I’ve been asked to speak frequently on my role as a creative, branding, social media, speech writing, and demystifying the TEDx stage. On March 5th I will be interviewed by Tabby Biddle on how to get on the TEDx stage” and currently working on a speaker video series with Vocal Awareness creator Arthur Samuel Joseph.
Outside of the day job, I’ve been the lead organizer of TEDxCulverCity for the last 5 years and have hosted 9 events.
I volunteer my design skills to several non-profit efforts: Today, I'm Brave, Light Bringer Foundation, Lacrosse Across the Nations and Mindshare LA.
I work as a mentor with M.School at Loyola Marymount University, ThinkLA, Year Up, One Club, and C:\DAGS.
To keep things in balance I’m a certified yoga teacher, meditation teacher, and certified in Usui holy fire reiki 2. I also once completed an Ironman