User experience designer for two years, Visual Designer for eight years.
Strong teacher and trainer, while always learning.
Skills & Tools
UI/UX | Sketching, user interviews, user research, user stories, personas, journey maps, storyboarding, user flows, competitive analysis, wireframes, rapid prototyping, analytical analysis, interaction design, UI components, Bootstrap, HTML, CSS, Sketch, Figma, InVision, Adobe XD.
Visual Design | Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, print assets, web assets, animation, branding, style guides, surface design for physical products, artistic illustrations optimized for web/mobile/print, photo editing.
Product Design for Rental Calculator | App design [12/19 - current]
Web + Graphic Design for Veros Credit | Car Insurance [11/19 - current]
Graphic Design + Illustration for Cyara | Automated testing and product optimization [11/19 - current]
Homepage design + Logo Redesign for tuutkia | Leads Exchange [8/19 - 9/19]
Product Designer for Galaxy | bulk file storage and organization [5/19 - 6/19]
Graphic + Web Design for Flakey Bakery, Social Media Images + Large Marketing PDF for Edelman Digital, Illustrations for Sketchbox, Surface Design + Clothing Design + Production art for West Coast Novelty, Label Design + Branding for Purpose & Hope (Food Labels), Illustrations for Lam Research, Menu design for Hummus Heaven, Photo Editing for Africa Gems, Labels and Branding for Sweet & True, Sticker Design for Kilovolt Coffee, Logo Design for Cooperative People of California, Illustrations for Farmhouse Edibles, Logo Design for Vast love, Logo Design Bauerware Hardware, Marketing PDF for Decko, Banner and Card design for Mission Compassion
UI/UX Teaching Assistant for UCB boot camp [7/19 - 1/20]
- Graded over 100 case studies providing insights on where improve their product’s narrative concisely.
- Worked with 21 students in the ideation of applications, research, and prototypes.
- Provided moral support, a much-needed aspect within the intense workload of a boot camp environment.
Graphic Designer for elizabethW [5/19 - 12/19]
- Produced a new catalog, photographed product and edited photos for ideal print.
- Created email blasts through Emma email, bringing in new clients and business.
- Cleaned up and organized old product photos for websites, giving cleaner feel across the brand.
- Created a variety of graphics for web, labels, marketing postcards, and trade shows.
Graphic Designer & Photo Editor for Granite Media [7/18 - 5/19]
- Created a new logo for Stadium Talk that fits into the branding themes of Granite Media.
- Edited 50+ photos to create Stadium Talk landing page look & feel.
- Sourced and edited thousands of stock photos to visually shape each story and keep the readers engaged.
- Collaborated with programmers on website features and design.
Graphic Designer & Photo Editor for Minted [11/14 - 6/18]
- Designed tens of thousands of luxury products for print.
- Trained designers in best practices for design and photo editing.
- Lead photo edit team for 1 year through two Q4 periods providing hundreds of photos edits.
SFSU Bachelors of Fine Arts | Conceptual Information Arts [2005 - 2012]
UI/UX Boot Camp Bloc.io Academy | web and mobile design [2018 - 2019]
Berkeley City College | Game Design, Story Boarding & Script Writing, UI/UX [2017 - 2018]