RESUME

 
 

SUMMARY

I am a skilled UX/UI designer with over 15 years of design experience including several years as UI/UX designer for Disney. I specialize in User Center Design,  and play key roles in the leadership and development of projects. I love designing and building experiences that solve problems for people to maximize their potential.

• I believe that when you stop learning you stop leading

• Test every assumption

• Creative thinking for solving problems

• Proven bridge builder

• Leader, mentor, manager, team member

User Experience (UX) Certified

 

WORK HISTORY

UX Strategist
Verizon Wireless
10/2016 - present

Mobile app UX, wireframes, flow diagrams, concepts, information architecture, team management, executive presentations, research, user testing, prototypes, UI design, web UX/UI, manage team of 10 UX designers

Principal UX/UI Designer
FireEye
12/2015 - 10/2016

Wireframes, mockups, prototypes, user-centric designs, UI/UX for complex data, interviews, documentation, personas, interaction patterns, UI/UX analysis of existing and proposed software

Sr. Principal UX/UI Designer
Intelsat
11/2014 - 12/2015

Web app UI design, UX design solutions for complex data, stakeholder requirements, developer collaboration, , pattern libraries, documentation, project management

Freelance artist / UX designer
Kohl Designs
1995 - present

Clients: Disney, Priceline.com, Westin Hotels, Honest Tea, Time Warner Cable, AOL, Northrop Grumman, Sage Software
UX design, UI design, wireframes, information architecture, prototypes, web design and development, advertising, packaging, graphics, illustration, user testing, interviews, manage staff of designers, project management

Art Director
AOL
5/2001 - 2/2007

Creative strategy, UI design of IT tools, web design, online advertising design, print marketing, brand and visual identity, marketing campaigns, usability testing

 

 

SKILLS

UX

Wireframes

Prototypes

Information architecture

User testing

Documentation

Team Management

Interviews

Personas

Feature Planning

Software

Sketch

InVision

Balsamique

Zeplin

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Premiere Pro

Adobe InDesign

Adobe Animate

Microsoft Office

HTML/CSS

 

BACKGROUND

Education

Rochester Institute of Technology
BFA

Certification

Dr. Susan Weinschenk, The Team W,
UX Certification program