Résumé

I am a Design Technologist / Product Designer / Front-End Developer with over sixteen years of experience in designing and building digitial products. I bring the knowledge of managing a software design project end-to-end, from design, code, to launch. I enjoy solving real problems with design and bringing it to life with code.

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Education

University of Central Florida
Aug 2003 – Feb 2005 Orlando, Florida
  • Digital Media, concentration in Interactive Media Design (degree requirements incomplete).
Associate of Arts at Tallahassee Community College
Jan 2002 – Jul 2003 Tallahassee, Florida
  • Major in General Studies
Gulf Coast Community College
Aug 2001 – Dec 2001 Panama City, Florida
  • Major in General Studies

Proficiencies

Skills listed below range from working knowledge to expert knowledge.

Intellectual
  • Design Systems
  • Component Driven Design & Development
  • User Interface Design
  • User Experience Design
  • Prototyping
  • Typography
  • Iconography
Technical
  • Figma
  • Sketch
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Sass & CSS
  • React
  • Angular
  • Javascript
  • Git

Experience

UI Developer at Boulevard
Sep 2019 – Feb 2021 West Hollywood, California / Remote
  • Oversaw and contributed to the design and front-end of Boulevard’s design system and component library — BLVD UI. BLVD UI includes a Figma component library and front-end package using React, Typescript, and Sass.
UX/UI Engineer at Brainbase
Oct 2018 – Sep 2019 Venice, California
  • Inherited a complex front-end codebase with technical debt and laid the foundation for a UI framework with usable and scalable user interface elements built with Angular, Sass, and Bootstrap.
Product Designer at Taboola
Oct 2016 – Feb 2018 Los Angeles, California
  • Led product design on Taboola’s publisher-focused analytics dashboard, Taboola Newsroom -- assisting editorial teams at well-known publications such as Oath/AOL, NBC, New York Daily News by surfacing actionable data including performance insights, metrics, and recommendations on the publications’ articles in real-time.
Product Designer at Fullscreen Media
Oct 2015 – Jun 2016 Playa Vista, California
  • Part of a multidisciplinary product design team that launched Fullscreen's video platform bringing original Fullscreen and licensed content catered to young adults.
  • Redesigned Fullscreen Go from the ground up, a semi-automated online application that allows YouTube creators to apply and formally partner with Fullscreen in minutes.
Front-End Engineer at Fullscreen Media
Dec 2013 – Oct 2015 Playa Vista, California
  • Designed and built the user interface component library and style guide for Fullscreen's web-based products including Creator Platform and Fullscreen.com.
  • Assisted as liaison to the product design team and bridged the communication gap between the product design and engineering team to smooth out issues in the product development cycle as they arose.
UX/UI Designer at Fullscreen Media
Sep 2012 – Dec 2013 Culver City, California
  • Member of a small product design team, helping to define, design, and build Fullscreen's internal tools used to manage content creators and contracts.

For my full work history, check out my LinkedIn profile.