UX Designer, Impact Networking
2017, Chicago • Current
In this role I work collaboratively with designers, writers, and developers to lead domain and competitive research, create wireframes and other UX documentation, and present findings to clients and stakeholders, all with the goal of creating compelling and usable responsive web experiences.
UX Designer, DESIGNATION
I developed digital products in small teams using agile methodologies at a 6-month, 70+ hour/week bootcamp to refocus my process on human-centered design principles.
In this position I conducted interviews and user tests, performed market research and analysis, built synthesis tools such as journey maps and affinity diagrams, and presented mid-fidelity wireframes and prototypes to clients, including:
An online platform for yoga teachers to connect with and share instructional videos with their students, currently in beta. Our team worked with MOJO Yoga to create research-based differentiators for their next product iteration to more clearly define their place in the crowded yoga streaming market.
A real-time data analytics web tool for property owners and managers in the multifamily housing market. Our team helped RentHub validate and design a new product concept to expand their user base to brokers, acquisitions, and investors who need to conduct market research.
Associate Art Director, GCG Marketing
2014–2016, Fort Worth
As one of a team of designers, art directors, writers, and account managers in a highly collaborative and engaging environment, I worked on a broad range of branding, marketing, and promotional projects for print, video, and web.
Clients included 7-Eleven Franchising, the Hilton Hotel Curio Collection, Aqua Pharmaceuticals, XTO Energy
Graphic Designer, Northwest Strategies
I worked with a talented group of designers and account executives to provide high-quality print, digital, and multimedia promotional materials.
Clients included Verizon of Alaska, RAVN Airlines, the Hotel Captain Cook, Alaska Regional Hospital
Graphic Designer, Gonzalez Marketing
2011 – 2012, Anchorage
As the sole visual designer, I was responsible for producing all print and web collateral for all clients, as well as trafficking my work to final publication.
Clients included Lithia Auto Group of Alaska, Pizza Hut of Alaska,
Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center
User interviews and testing
Research and synthesis
Copywriting and editing
Logo and icon design
Google Web Designer
Adobe Premier Pro
HTML & CSS