Currently, I am helping lead product direction and design for Pulse Labs' flagship testing platform. Striving to bring new research methods to more places that have historically been impractical, if not impossible, to obtain valuable and accurate research data at scale.
Senior Product Designer
HouseCanary • San Francisco, CA • Aug 2018–Apr 2020
As the Senior Product Designer, it was important to apply research-based principles to drive the design of products that fully support
end-user needs while also achieving the business vision. I lead the interface design processes creating visualizations, storyboards, task
flows, wireframes, high-fidelity mockups, and prototypes.
Designed with engineering in mind - Created designs that leveraged reusable components when possible.
Led enterprise UX efforts on innovative business intelligence systems, researching and designing new IA, data visualizations, and end-user interactions related to large data sets.
Spearheaded enterprise UX on new innovative web-product offerings, coordinated all UX related efforts and led all research and design.
Created and maintained design systems, usage documentation, and other supplemental items for other designers to utilize.
Lead UX/UI Designer
Clear Capital • Roseville, CA • May 2015–Aug 2018
As the Lead UX/UI Designer, I was required to have an eye for clean and artful design. Provide speedy and accurate direction and feedback to
the entire design team. Possess superior UI and UX skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into beautiful, intuitive, and
functional interaction flows and artifacts.
Led design efforts for Platform and Data Products.
Provided design direction to design team for all products.
Created, managed and maintained style guide for company.
Designed wireframes, high fidelity mocks, and prototypes for the engineering team.
Created custom graphics and interfaces that solved intricate UX problems.
Visual Designer & Developer
Apple Inc. • Elk Grove, CA • Jun 2007–May 2015
Initiated the MyPath pilot program which was tasked with producing a career development solution focusing on
career-path planning, goal setting, coaching, feedback, and developmental improvements for AppleCare employees.
Formulated project proposal and interactive slide deck walk-through.
Pitched to senior management and tasked to build tool from the ground up.
Designed wireframes, high fidelity mocks, and prototypes to validate usability.
Created graphics and resources using Adobe Creative Suite.
Was singled out by the Forecast Analyst team in Apple headquarters to build a reporting tool for executives
which generated reports comprised of collected data recorded by individual analysts.
Produced site graphics using Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator.
Improved executive slide deck compositions, graphics, and icons regularly.
As the resident designer, many other groups would often contact me for creative assistance with specialized projects,
both screen, and print.
Creative lead designing email stationery templates for the At Home Advisor (AHA) college program.
Forged icons and team logo for Senior Advisor Specialist team.
Provided application icon refresh for AMR Support Programs.
Facilitated improved user experience for Firefly manager check-in tool.
Designed Apple Diversity logo for use on website, posters, and coffee mugs.
Contest winner for iApps group logo which was used on website, t-shirts, and coasters.
Invented a web-based tool (IDEA) for AppleCare employees to submit ideas that could better the company. These could range from process, product,
or administrative changes. Submissions were evaluated by a committee for validity and feasibility and those whose ideas were accepted
would win various prizes.
Conceived the name, acronym (Innovative, Descriptive, Effective, Achievable), and brand materials.
Produced graphics for the website using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
Finalized artwork for marketing materials such as t-shirts, posters, and fliers.