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I’m a user experience designer focused on product design and prototyping. During my 15+ year career, I’ve been deeply involved in the software development process. I’ve worked in house at technology companies, co-founded two digital design agencies, and consulted for startups and some of the world’s largest companies.


  • Product Strategy & Design
  • Design Team Management
  • Design System Management
  • Interaction Design
  • Prototyping
  • Information Architecture
  • Design Research


  • UX: Figma, Sketch, Axure, Framer
  • Collaboration: GitHub, Linear, JIRA, Slack
  • Adobe: Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, Premiere, XD, InDesign
  • Code: HTML/CSS, Jekyll



  • UX Consultant
  • 2005 – Current
  • Freelance user experience consulting for startups, design agencies, annd technology companies. I’ve done extensive work for my own clients and contract work for agencies including Razorfish, Critical Mass, and BBDO.


  • Director of Product Design
  • DEC 2016 – JAN 2019
  • Leader of product design at a design and development agency serving enterprise clients. Built out large scale design systems for e-commerce, CRM, training, and analytics products.


  • Director of Design
  • JAN 2014 – DEC 2015
  • Design executive at a mobile security startup. I renamed the company (formerly viaForensics), hired a design team, led a rebranding effort, helped with the series A funding pitch ($12.5M), managed the product design of a large suite of desktop and mobile products, managed a multi-platform design system, and briefly lead the marketing team while the VP of Marketing position sat vacant.

Friendly Future

  • Co-Founder, Director of User Experience
  • JUL 2012 – APR 2014
  • Co-founded a digital agency. Our team of designers and developers specialized in branding, experience design, and web development.


  • UX Architect
  • MAR 2011 – JUN 2012
  • Interaction design and research at a full service design and development agency. I had the reputation as the go to designer for the most complex projects. I greatly expanded my design research ability by working alongside research specialists.


  • Co-founder, Director of UX
  • APR 2009 – MAR 2011
  • Co-founded an interactive design agency that specialized in branding and web design. Learned the fundamentals of running a business (sales, proposal writing, project management, finance, marketing, etc.)


  • Designer
  • DEC 2007 – APR 2009
  • Interaction design and art direction for clients including Nintendo, Target, The Metropolitan Opera, Microsoft, Wizards of the Coast, and Avanade.


  • Designer
  • AUG 2006 – SEP 2007
  • Design lead on an agile team working on a web based game design application that was funded by the MacArthur Foundation as part of their Digital Media and Learning Initiative.

AOL Music

  • Design Intern
  • JAN 2006 – JUN 2006
  • Responsible for all the day to day graphics on the AOL Music Channel. Worked with a small, collaborative team creating a prototype for a redesign of the AOL platform.


Bachelor of Arts in Design

  • Western Washington University
  • Bellingham, Washington
  • 2000 – 2005