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O'Reilly Media
Lead Visual & User Experience Designer
July 2016 - Present
Creating innovative methods of delivering structured training, bringing together different kinds of content in new and compelling ways. Interfaces that encourage users to browse and discover content in our large library. Features that help users reflect on and derive satisfaction from their learning progress. Collaborative projects with our web UX team to make sure that new features are delivered consistently across platforms. 


Creative Consultant
May 2015 - Current
Leading, creating and maintaining a high level of taste in design as well as making informed decisions on the fly, applying critical thinking and leading business, development and design conversation. Creation and producing of work from concept to delivery along side designing high-level concepts down to production-ready designs. Primary lead in creating ux and visual interfaces for small to large-scale digital experiences, applications and campaigns while leading multi-disciplinary teams in the creation of best-in-class user experience from inception to completion.

  • Coyuchi (Associate Creative Director)
  • Float Design (Lead User Experience/Visual Designer)
  • Saks Fifth Avenue (Lead User Experience Designer)
  • Saks OFF Fifth Avenue (Lead User Experience Designer)
  • RoundTable.io (Associate Creative Director)
     

Hero Digital
Art Director / Lead Visual & User Experience Designer
August 2015 - July 2016
Lead and collaborate with interdisciplinary project teams, provide art direction to other designers and work with producers and technologists to implement designs into technology. Develop innovative visual designs, screen layouts, navigation systems, user interface elements, typography and color palettes.
 

Ready Set Rocket
Art Director
Jan. 2011 - October 2015
Primarily lead creating interfaces for small to large-scale digital experiences, applications and campaigns while leading multi-disciplinary teams in the creation of best-in-class user experience from inception to completion.


AOL.
Interaction Designer
Sep. 2009 - Jan. 2011
Directly working with the Creative Director to execute visual designs for any given project or brand within AOL (i.e., Moviefone, Black Voices, Womens Health, AOL Artist). Primary responsibilities included concepting, information architecture, wireframing visual
design and maintaining the quality of design throughout all phases of the design process.

Key Accolades

  • Ace Awards
  • Creativity International 
  • EMMA Multi-Cultural
  • Hermes Awards
  • OMMA Awards
  • Pixel Awards

Skills & Tools

  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop 
  • InDesign
  • Omnigraffle
  • Invision
  • Sketch
  • Google Analytics
  • Wordpress
  • Podio
  • Basecamp
  • Jira
  • Basic HTML/CSS

Education

  • School of Visual Arts BFA- Interaction Design