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Senior UX Designer | Chicago, IL | Aug 2016 - Current

  • Work with sales teams to visualize concepts in pre-sales
  • Create design assets including interactive prototypes, storyboards, mockups, journey maps, and presentations
  • Co-create the story and vision for product demos and presentations

 


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UX Designer |  Chicago, IL | Jan 2016 - Aug 2016

  • As a UX Designer at ForSaleByOwner.com I have supported the product team with all design related tasks including, UX, UI, and visual.
  • Build and create consistent design patterns as the site develops. This included maintaining a pattern library and creating new patterns that would co-exist with current patterns.
  • Redesign existing pages/experiences and creating new ones using sketches, wireframes, and prototypes
  • Work with developers and product stakeholders to make site improvements to serve our home sellers and home buyers

 


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UX Designer |  Chicago, IL | Jun 2015 - Jan 2016

  • As a UX Designer at Orbitz I have supported the Loyalty Rewards program team and the Customer Reviews team.
  • Work with the Loyalty Rewards product team to create and improve experiences
  • Create sketches, wireframes, and prototypes
  • Work with developers, product managers, and designers
  • Create consistent designs and experiences across a responsive platform

 


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UX Designer | Seattle, WA |  Feb 2012 -May 2015

  • As a User Experience designer for Amazon I was responsible for creating, developing, and leading projects to benefit our customers across the globe.
  • Create sketches, wireframes, and prototypes
  • Work with developers, business leaders, and operations globally
  • Create consistent designs and experiences across applications

 


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Freelance | Remote |  Feb 2016 - Jun 2016

  • Illustration
  • UX Design
  • UX Storyboard

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Lead Background Designer/Painter | New York, NY | Sep 2006 - Nov 2007

  •  Designed backgrounds for 3D department to build from
  • Painted backgrounds from 3D department to specifications of directors
  • Laid out backgrounds for post and pre animation

 


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Concept Artist | Remote | Sep 2005

  • Conceptualized story ideas based on the Dr. Seuss book 'Horton Hears a Who'
  • Designed look and feel for project.
  • Conceptualized layouts and characters
  • Worked closely with Art Director for changes and direction

 

Skills + Programs

  • Axure
  • Adobe CC - Illustrator
  • Adobe CC - Photoshop
  • UX Storyboarding
  • Omnigraffle
  • Illustration
  • Watercolor
  • Sketch App
  • Adobe CC - XD

 

Education

  • Seattle Central Community College 
    Certificate in Web Design
     
  • Academy of Art University
    Bachelors Degree of Fine Art