UX and Visual Designer
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Resume

Resume

Experience

UX Designer, DESIGNATION
2016–2017, Chicago
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:

MOJO Yoga
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.

RentHub
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
2013–2014, Anchorage
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

 

Skills

User experience
User interviews and testing
Research and synthesis
Storyboarding
Information architecture
Wireframing
Prototyping
Copywriting and editing
Client presentation

Visual design
Brand development
Logo and icon design
Style guides
Animation and interaction design
Print design and layout
Photo editing and manipulation
Illustration
Typography

Programs

Expert
InDesign
Illustrator
Photoshop
Animate
Powerpoint
Keynote
Google Suite

Proficient
Axure RP
Sketch
InVision
Google Web Designer

Novice
Adobe Premier Pro
Autodesk Maya
HTML & CSS