In 2017 I joined an in-house team to create engaging, scalable, B2B enterprise software tools.

 

A background in technology and front-end development shapes my lean approach to design problems, documentation, and pixel-perfect deliverables. I prefer to meet and workshop in person but also welcome remote/consulting opportunities.

My clients understand the need for rapid iteration and continuous engagement in the design process.

While my formal education explored the interception of information, communication, and technology, I am a self-taught designer, developer, and photographer. Let’s make something interesting.

Experience

Product Designer

In-house Software

Solar Turbines Inc.

Since February 2017

Collaborate with product and engineering teams to create intuitive and effective solutions in data driven, technical, and administrative enterprise software while using scalable design practices.

Execute on all phases of the design process from ideation workshops and rapid prototyping to design documentation.

Embedded in Agile development teams across international timezones working on multiple platforms (web, mobile).

Currently designing a modern and thoughtful pattern library in true-to-spec Material Design.

UI UX Designer

Agency, Web & Print

FreshForm Interactive Inc.

1 Year

Craft designs rooted in user experience research, digital strategy and conversion goals.

Concept, wireframe, design, iterate, QA and support the creation of digital experiences for lifestyle, higher education, finance, medicine, architecture, and technology brands.

Clients: Qualcomm, Eagle Creek, National Funding, Texas A&M University, and Dexcom.

UI UX Designer

Agency, Software, Web, Mobile, Print

Infinity Software Development Inc.

3 Years

Engage in all phases of the design and development cycle of small and large-scale enterprise software solutions.

Provide design insight and recommendations based on user experience research and functional requirements.

Convert visual design into front-end code leveraging the Bootstrap framework.

Production Designer

NGO, Rwanda, Africa

Global Communities

1 Project

Incorporated a new brand/identity in web assets, community outreach materials, and stationery intended to facilitate the NGO’s field work.

Global Communities is a non-government organization implementing a multitude of social reconstruction programs in Rwanda to bring education, reconciliation, and economic development to vulnerable communities.

Mobile App Designer

UI & UX, Research

Florida State University

2 Years

Researched and applied UI design best practices for a faculty-led research project comprised of instructional designers, content developers, and programmers.

Served as lead designer during prototyping, testing, user evaluation, and implementation of digital assets for iOS tablet application.

Education

Florida State University, 2013
Information, Communication and Technology, Bachelors of Science
Hispanic Marketing Communication, Minor

San Diego Portfolio Studio
User Experience Design: Design Thinking, 2017

IDEO.org, +Acumen
Design Kit: The Course for Human Centered Design, 2017

Awards


Best Medical Equipment Website: Dexcom Healthcare Professional
Web Marketing Association, 2017
Role: Visual Designer

 


Outstanding Website: National Funding
Web Marketing Association, 2017
Role: Visual Designer

 


Excellence Award for best Software System: Habitat Tracker
Florida State University’s Digitech, 2012
Role: Mobile UI Designer