- Product Design Lead
- Los Angeles, California, United States
- Sr. UX Designer at Bluebeam, Inc.
- Lead UX Designer, Digital Media Group at Sony Pictures Entertainment
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Product Design Lead
January 2019 – Present(9 months)Pasadena, California
Sr. UX Designer
April 2018 – January 2019(9 months)Pasadena, California
Lead UX Designer, Digital Media Group
Sony Pictures Entertainment
August 2016 – April 2018(1 year 8 months)Greater Los Angeles Area
Project: Runner – Web App -Designed core functionality that ensured full user migration, allowing for the retirement of 3 legacy systems. -Creating clickable prototypes for user testing, stakeholder presentations and developer handoff. -Utilizing user research and usage analytics to drive ideation and design. Project: Screeners – iOS and Web App -Designed a multi-platform video on demand and content distribution app, taking it from initial sketches to the Apple App Store. -Writing and maintaining extensive design specification documentation. -Iterating designs based off of continued user research and observation.
UX Designer (Freelance)
June 2016 – September 2016(3 months)Greater Los Angeles Area
Designed an MVP of myproducer.io, a production platform for producers.
UX Designer (Freelance)
April 2016 – August 2016(4 months)Los Angeles, CA
Production Coordinator – Nike Account
February 2014 – February 2015(1 year)Chicago, Illinois
Restructured the image revision process, improving client communication and accelerating delivery times.
Producer – Ace Hardware Account
July 2010 – March 2014(3 years 8 months)
Developed an inventory system to archive client merchandise, reducing labor costs and production times for principal and secondary photography Authored the corresponding inventory procedural manuals and utilized them to train associates Consulted on the creation of new photo production / project management software Oversaw the daily operations of the Ace Hardware account; establishing production timelines, tracking inventory, supervising image creation and assisting asset delivery
Retail Facilities & Design Manager
May 2006 – June 2009(3 years 1 month)Chicago
Notable Projects: Free Standing Gridwall Merchandising Systems Helped engineer and test these low cost and aesthetically cohesive design elements that increased shoppable wall space and became standard company-wide. Stockroom ReDesigns Utilized sales data to reorganize retail store stockrooms in order to streamline inventory replenishment of the sales floor.
User Experience Design
2016 – 2016
400+ classroom hours of immersive UX training.
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
2003 – 2004
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Skills & Expertise
- Information Architecture
- Sketch App
- Creative Direction
- People Management
- Project Management
- Art Direction
- Team Leadership
- User Research
- Ideas Development
- Rapid Prototyping
- User Experience Design
- Customer Service
- User-centered Design
- Paper Prototyping
- Concept Development
- Visual Arts
- Adobe Creative Suite
- Social Media
- Fire Prevention
- User Interface Design
- User Experience
- Adobe Photoshop
- Social Media Marketing
Volunteer Experience & Causes
Coat Drive Organizer
Teamed with local businesses and organizations to collect winter clothing donations to benefit Thresholds of Chicago. Total donation results of 100 coats, 45 sweaters, 45 hats and 30 scarves.