User Experience Designer / 2015 - Present
At NASA I primarily work on mission safety software that supports the ISS and human space flight. I do user research, facilitate usability testing, create wireframes, mockups, prototypes and write design specifications. I also manage projects, set design and development milestones, and administer systems.
User Experience Designer / 2014 - 2015
At UL I worked on internal and client facing safety certification software. I did user research and usability testing, reported recommendations, and created wireframes and prototypes. I helped grow a new user experience and design practice by leading workshops and introducing new research methods.
User Experience Designer / 2013 - 2014
At Fino my primary project was an energy pricing tablet application. I introduced user research and regular client feedback sessions, made usability recommendations, and created wireframes and mockups. I also championed user-centered design methods at the small, developer driven consultancy.
Master of Human-Computer Interaction / 2013
Bachelor of Arts in Sociology / 2012
Minors in Informatics and Business Graduated with Highest Distinction
Accessibility evaluation, card sorting, competitive analysis, contextual inquiry, heuristic evaluation, persona creation, sketching, storyboarding, task analysis, usability testing, wireframing
Adobe Suite, Balsamiq, HTML/CSS, InVision, Marvel, OmniGraffle, Sketch