Macmillan Learning - Senior User Experience Designer | February 2017 - Current | Austin, Texas
Working with students and instructors in higher education to produce our next generation learning platform. This product is both accessible and responsive. Daily duties include managing stakeholder relationships, producing design deliverables, workshops, and leading projects start to finish.
IBM - User Experience Designer | September 2015 - February 2017 | Austin, Texas
Worked on an enterprise data storage product called Spectrum Protect. I had the opportunity to be a design mentor and facilitate workshops.
Zoosk - Interaction Designer | May 2013 - January 2015 | San Francisco, California
As the sole Interaction Designer I handled all projects and produced wireframes, storyboards, user flows, animations, and prototypes to communicate design concepts to stakeholders.
Designkitchen - User Experience Intern May 2012 - August 2012 | Chicago, Illinois
Designed experiences for mobile, web, tablet, and physical spaces. Worked with clients with a focus on responsive web design and strategy
Clients: HP, Motorola, GE, Best Buy, United Airlines, Hampton Hotels, Butterball, Coventry Health Care, Praxair, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Indiana University - Associate Instructor & Mentor | August 2011 - May 2013 | Bloomington
Worked as an instructor in Research Methods, Introduction to HCI, and Interaction Design Practice classes. Duties included helping teams understand design briefs, work as a team, manage their time, project critique, and giving feedback on deliverables.
MS Human-Computer Interaction Design
Indiana University - Bloomington | Graduated 2013
BS General Studies
Indiana University - Bloomington | Graduated 2008
Bautista, M., Crane, J. Largent, J., Yu, J., Bardzell, S. (2012).
Understanding Designer Brainstorms: The Effects of Analog and Digital Interfaces on Dominance. CHI’2012 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM: New York.
Cultural Probes Diary Studies
Adobe Creative Suite Arduino