06.2011 - Present
Delivering hi-fidelity designs with interaction specifications alongside concept models and user-centered flows that meets both business and client goals. Currently rethinking complex applications. Clients include ExactTarget, Xing, eBay, TriNet, and Kelley Blue Book.
01.2010 - 08.2010
CMU MHCI Capstone Project
Researched, designed, and developed a new tool for doctors to quickly and easily view relevant and overall patient information in interdisciplinary team. Lead design of working prototype, reports, videos, and brainstorming sessions.
01.2010 - 05.2010
Conducted research, ideated, and designed a work-efficient environment in an electric vehicle with a 20 minute charge time for Echo Boomers. Project members included those with design, business, and engineering backgrounds.
02.2009 - 05.2009
Studied the space where eldercare and healthcare overlap and redefined the concept of a senior center for a decade into the future, creating a positive notion of aging into the later years.
05.2009 - 08.2009
Generated ideas, developed storyboards, and conducted interviews to create products or technology for divorced families who have children that travel between homes.
01.2008 - 05.2008
Acquired data for the project on Family, Control, and the Smart Home by interviewing a family every night. End goal was to create a smart home system to empower families during changes in daily routines.
02.2010 - 04.2010
Work featured in annual juried design show.
11.2009 - 03.2010
Taught English in grade schools and served at a local orphanage in Jaibon, DO during spring break. Participated in fundraising.
08.2009 - 05.2010
Engaged as liaison to professors for the Concept 2 Company Symposium to Supported low-income women in Pittsburgh to start their own small business.
08.2007 - 12.2007
Conducted research of countries, assisted with construction of panels, organized exhibit space in gallery.
Industrial Design Society of America, PA Governor's School for the Arts
01.2010 - 12.2010 / GPA 3.9
Master of Human-Computer Interaction
08.2006 - 05.2010
BFA Industrial Design + Human-Computer Interaction
08.2008 - 12.2008
Study abroad in Industrial Design