Experience

Product Designer
Front

April 2020 - Present

 

Senior Product Designer
Webflow

March 2019 - April 2020

I was the designer for the Dynamo team which covered a broad swath of Webflow's product. I predominantly worked on improving the CMS and the ways in which people can design, prototype, and build with dynamic data.

I was heavily involved in the design team's and much of Webflow's operations. I helped refine the Product Designer and Product Design Manager hiring process, define the career levels, redesign our meeting and critique processes, and plan the team's offsite. I overhauled the Product Designer onboarding experience. I worked with the HR department to refine the interviewing and onboarding process for other departments. I was also a founding co-chair for "Intersections" the affinity group for marginalized genders.

Senior Product Designer
Copper

March 2018 - January 2019

As the Design Lead on the Relationships team, I designed interactions to make the platform more collaborative. On the Fields team, I led a project to give users greater flexibility for customization. I also designed new types of input fields and refined and enhanced the interactions for inputting information into the platform. 

Product Designer
Casetext

August 2016 - September 2017

I led the design vision, helped set product direction, and managed two designers. I designed new features and overhauled the visual design for product and marketing. I created the hiring criteria and interview process for the design team and hired two designers. I also advised on hiring processes company-wide.

UX Designer
EdSurge

June - August 2016

I worked on a contract project with the Summits team to redesign their website. The project involved working with stakeholders across EdSurge to conduct needfinding, creating a new information architecture schema and content strategy, and designing sketches, flow diagrams, wireframes, and mockups.

Senior Designer
Whil

August 2015 - February 2016

I was the only product designer at Whil. I designed the home page, dashboard, favorites page, pricing page, onboarding experience, training reminders experience, and the leadership course experience. I also collaborated with other designers on the design of the office space, and was a member of the Culture Team. 

Co-Founder & Designer
BetaMatch

March - October 2013

I designed all of the branding, user experience, and visual designs. I collaborated with engineers to code the front-end. I also conducted market research and user feedback sessions and wrote and edited copy.

Co-Founder & Designer
YouShouldDate.Me

April 2012 - February 2013

I had the product idea, assembled a team, created the branding, user experience and interface designs, programmed the front-end, designed all of the marketing collateral, and raised angel investment.

Education

Carnegie Mellon University

Master's in Educational Technology & Applied Learning Science
August 2014 - August 2015

Syracuse University

Master of Science in Information Management
August 2012 - 

Bachelor of Arts in Policy Studies
August 2009 - May 2012

Speaking & Teaching

UX Design: A Team Sport Panel
AIGA SF
May 2020

Bézier Podcast
November 2019

Data Isn't Everything: Creating Data-Informed Experience Goals to Build Better Products
Syracuse University School of Information Studies Graduate Seminar
March 2019

Graduate Assistant for Information Technology, Design, and Startups Department
Syracuse University
August 2012 - May 2013