Career Profile

UX Designer and full stack Web Developer with an extensive background in graphic design, product design, and web design. I develop applications and client experiences using cutting-edge tech, user research, and UX design principles.

Experience

UX/UI Designer and Web Developer

2017 - Present
Freelance
  • Created and designed landing pages using modern web frameworks and technologies.
  • Developed the front-end and web design for a recently launched application called PennyPost and worked closely with UX/UI Designers and Interactive Designers to develop the beta.

UX Designer and UI Developer

2016 - 2017
Microsoft, Redmond
  • Developed and designed an enterprise-level CMS for the Microsoft corporate web sites, landing pages, and e-commerce apps.
  • Led teammates on the engineering team in accessibility best practices and developed user-centric designs using code examples and visual guides designed in Sketch and Adobe XD.
  • Provided guidance and gave presentations to the development team regarding user accessibility and it’s importance to user friendly design.
  • Developed web components, including forms and accessible data-driven UI components, that were implemented into prototypes using HTML5, CSS, Ja vascript, JQuery, React, Angular, and node.js.

Product and Web Designer

2016 - 2016
POSSIBLE, Seattle
  • Created prototypes, redlines, and designed graphic treatments for Microsoft product web sites.
  • Prototyped and designed the XBOX Live site using the Microsoft Web Framework and module orientation.
  • Worked between designers and developers to speed up software production and ship fully-functional designs on schedule.

Projects

Open source projects I've contributed to.

Rare Colors - Rare Colors is a responsive web design project featuring some of the rarest pigments found in the natural world. Using those pigments as samples, I created a bold web design color palette for site themes.
Space Cats - Space Cats is a Virtual Reality experience set in a space station at zero-gravity. It was developed using the Unity3D engine for the HTC Vive.
Blog - Theme created for my blog, dedicated to UI/UX Design and software development commentary.
Busy B's Food Blog - Cooking blog template for busy ladies and gents who need some quick, delicious recipes.

Skills & Proficiency

HTML5

CSS

JavaScript & JQuery

Adobe Creative Suite

Sketch

InDesign