Developer of attractive, usable, produce-able products

Work Samples

  • HP Pagewide A3

  • All-In-One

  • Photo Kiosk

Work History

  • Industrial Designer and Physical User Experience Designer

    • Syncro Design
    • Vancouver, WA
    • Sep 2009 - May 2017 (7 years 8 months)

    (at HP Inc. Vancouver, WA)

    *Created sketches, mock-ups, renderings and presentations to engineering and marketing
    * Reviews with team from design concept stage through production, balancing aesthetics, function, cost and schedule
    * Provided detailed CAD and specification drawings, including CMF to Product Design
    * Conducted and supported usability research throughout project development
    * Saved the over $400,000 in prototypes and ID model costs through use of foam core "proof-of-concept" mockups
    * Showed understanding of target consumer so functional, aesthetic and cost objectives are in the design process
    * Devised form cues that increased first try ink installations from 40% to 80%
    * Maintained relationships with internal partners (engineering, product marketing, purchasing, manufacturing)
    * Helped avoid potential user injury in jam clears through drive roller disengagement idea
    * Inventor of patented binary stack indicators, output platter and 4-bar front door for A3

  • Product Designer and Industrial design Contractor

    • Design En
    • Vancouver, WA
    • Aug 2003 - Sep 2009 (6 years 1 month)

    * Devised product form in sketches, mock-ups, renderings to clients in diverse industries and product markets
    * Provided CAD and renderings to R&D team members
    * Assisted with engineering to respond to development challenges
    * Co-invented AutoNav that increased jam clear success rate from 50% to 95%

  • Industrial Designer and Product Brand Manager

    * Created product definitions, sketches, mock-ups and presentations to CEO, VP
    * Provided detailed CAD and specification drawings to manufacturing
    * Researched industry trends, customer needs and user understanding tests
    * Blended into PolyVison's product line design language the devices of two acquisitions
    * Researched device use in education and business markets

Education

  • Brigham Young University

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts Industrial Design

Specialties

Affiliations

IDSA CHIFOO BSA

Awards

Red Dot 2013 & Good Design 2013 HP OfficeJet Pro X Red Dot 2017 HP Pagewide A3 MFP

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