User Experience Designer
Hello, I’m a user experience designer based in Seattle. My experience includes working at a nonprofit on innovative technology that advances public health and designing the next generation of productivity tools at Microsoft.
I enjoy working with high-energy, multi-disciplinary teams to find creative ways for technology to improve people’s lives. I’m always looking to expand my design knowledge and technical skills and to meet others in this exciting field.
Want to talk design or work together? Get in touch.
Worked with project managers, developers, and user research to design experiences that enable enterprise customers to do more with Office 365.
Communicated design intent through sketches and wireframes, then developed interactive web-based prototypes for usability tests. Collaborated in team design sessions to create simple, actionable design solutions that improved the customer experience.
Applied user-centered methods to build a mobile app and website that allows headache sufferers to understand their pain and self-manage treatment.
Planned and facilitated usability tests in a formal research setting. Recommended changes, analyzed data, and collaborated on writing academic papers.
Academic focus in psychology, ergonomics, and human-computer interaction. Program emphasized communication and applied problem solving with large team projects completed each semester.
Educated in software development with Microsoft’s .NET framework and C#. Graduated with Honors from the co-operative education stream.
Medals are awarded to an Honor’s graduate in recognition of superior achievement in his or her field of study. One medal is awarded per department.
Understanding user goals and using sketches, storyboards, and wireframes to communicate proposed solutions.
Experience with branding, websites, presentations, and other communications. Proficient with Adobe Creative Cloud.
From rapid paper prototypes to fully interactive software, I can communicate ideas and evaluate them with real users.
I’ve planned and managed software projects, as well as applied lean startup methods to a new business initiative.
Extensive front-end web development experience. Have written full-featured web applications and iOS apps.
Designed and conducted usability tests, both casually and under rigorous lab conditions. Analyzed results and proposed changes.
Enables migraine sufferers to track their headaches, identify what’s causing their pain, and take steps to reduce it.
Headache sufferers can learn how to reduce their pain, while connecting with others to share knowledge and support.
Community where groups of pediatric doctors-in-training and their mentors discuss how to improve the healthcare system.
Making it simple for groups of people with diverse tastes and dietary restrictions to find a restaurant they’ll all love.