I am a user experince designer.

Summary

I'm currently a Principal Designer at NerdWallet and a multi-disciplinary designer whose work is guided by human-centered research, interaction design thinking and a strong visual aesthetic. With over 12 years of experience, I encourage interdisciplinary teamwork while providing steady leadership. My goal is to develop intuitive solutions for complex problems that not only address the business vision but respond with empathy to the needs users.

Characteristics

Design Leader

Leads project teams to deliver effective design solutions within timelines, budget and scope.

Empathy Driven Designer

Committed to designing experiences that are easy, simplified and more satisfying, by understanding the motivations and goals of users.

Strong Communicator

Facilitates collaborative design sessions with multiple stakeholders and project team members, while communicating ideas clearly and persuasively across different audiences.

Detailed Designer

Capable of translating the high-level strategic vision in to the specific design details by accounting for visuals, copy and interactions that users will see.