Principal UX Designer
Dec 2020 - Present (8 months)
As Principal UX Designer focusing on FourKites facility space, I work on everything from creating user personas and user journeys, wireframes all the way to high fidelity designs. Connecting with both internal and external industry experts as well as our own clients to help drive the direction of our product to make a best-in-class Yard Management platform.
Blue Newt Software
Nov 2018 - Dec 2020 (2 years 1 month)
A company that not only worked with clients to bring to life their vision but also created products of their own. Blue Newt had a focus on real-time tracking and leveraging data to help make smarter decisions where we never thought possible. Reporting directly to the CTO I was able to lend a hand on everything from our own marketing/branding, pitch decks as well as quickly turning vague concepts into high-fidelity interfaces.
Mar 2015 - Aug 2018 (3 years 5 months)
Lead the creative team working directly with clients from kick-off to launch crafting memorable brand experiences through both digital and print. Lead UI/UX efforts for websites, web applications, and mobile apps as well as exploring the AR/VR space.
Dec 2013 - Mar 2015 (1 year 3 months)
Part of a specialized digital team dedicated to all digital work across the full client roster including flash modules, websites, web apps and new business pitch/presentations.
Jul 2011 - Nov 2013 (2 years 4 months)
Lead the design team interfacing with clients to plan, design and launch websites and web applications as well as any branded assets. I helped develop a new internship program as well as developed branding and digital experiences for in-house start-ups.
Jan 2012 - Jan 2013 (1 year)
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User Experience Lead
Jun 2010 - Jul 2011 (1 year 1 month)
Worked directly with clients to develop user flows, wireframes, and designs for software interfaces. Worked hand-in-hand with the development team to produce any additional documentation or required design assets. Managed the daily client communication with regards to timelines, project requirements and deliverables.
Feb 2009 - Jun 2010 (1 year 4 months)
Created websites from initial concept all the way through development and deployment. Designed flash elements and modules for websites. Developed brand identities and supporting materials.
Sep 2008 - Nov 2008 (2 months)
Designed Web banners to be developed using flash. Created the overall concept of multiple web promotion pieces. Worked on animations and the programming of flash modules. Designed print pieces for various client presentations.
Designer / Developer
Elemental Detroit LLC
Mar 2006 - Jul 2008 (2 years 4 months)
Implemented web page designs using Flash, HTML, Java Script, CSS, and PHP. Provided web designs along with flash coding to web developers.
CMU College of Communication and Fine arts
Jan 2007 - May 2008 (1 year 4 months)
• Continually updated the College for Communication and Fine Arts website along with any programs or departments that fall under it.
Mar 2004 - Aug 2006 (2 years 5 months)