Yesware, Boston, MA
Lead designer on projects that targeted improvements to the no-touch sales funnel including: checkout that increased conversion rate of trialers to paid customer, created new product installation flow that increased trial starts, and onboarding modules that created deeper engagement with our product. Designer on projects to improve and add new features to our product.
Buildium, Boston, MA
User Experience Designer
On design team working on improving, adding new features, and imagining the future of property management software. Conduct user research, write protocol, conduct interviews, analyze findings, create prototypes for user testing, participate in strategy sessions, project planning, design, and document for developers.
Bay Computer Associates, Providence, RI
Senior Industrial Designer
Designer on user interface and industrial design projects. Lead design meetings with extensive client contact. Work to meet project estimates within design requirements. Document and communicate designs to clients, project engineers, and contracted vendors.
Bay Computer Associates, Providence, RI
Freelance Industrial and Graphic Designer
Projects include: iPhone application graphical interface showing CPR steps; enclosure designs and prototyping for high voltage semiconductor equipment; redesign of icons and fonts for drug delivery management device.
Summer Infant, Woonsocket, RI
Projects include: Specification sheets for gear products; line art for instruction booklet; line art and animations for car seat installation interface screen; embroidery layouts and design for small furniture soft goods.
Khipra Nichols Design, Providence, RI
Working collaboratively on the design of a concept car for a company that brings emerging technologies to market. Market research, concept generation, and sketching with a focus on design innovation of the car interior.
Inclusion by Design, Providence, RI
Research and design for sensory garden. Created fund raising packet to show garden's potential to perspective donors. Assisted with furniture and finish selections for public library and accompanying documentation.
Experimental Toys, Brown University Causality and Mind Lab, Providence, RI
Working with researchers to design and build electronic toys to be used for research with 15-18 month old children. Responsibilities include liaison between researchers and team members, design and build of toys, and coordinating team members' work.
NASA/RISD Suitlock Exploration Project, Providence, RI
Collaborative project with Johnson Space Center's Habitability Design Team to develop a lunar lander design with a specific focus on the airlock used for extravehicular activities. I worked on all phases of the design from research, concept development, ergonomic testing, initial mock-ups, and final build of prototypes.
RISD, Providence, RI
Teaching Assistant, Design Principals
Teaching Assistant, History of Industrial Design
Helped with the daily workings of sophomore design and history classes including participating in critiques, giving student feedback, lecturing, and generating assignments and test questions.
Wireframing and storyboarding, information architecture, concept development, paper prototypes, hand and digital sketching, digital prototyping in HTML/CSS, responsive mobile design.
Prototype development for medical and research devices. Design in plastics, metal, and wood. Design documentation. Understanding of basic electronics and soldering. Manufacturing processes.
Observational research, stakeholder and user interviews, user testing.
Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Dreamweaver; Sketch; Antetype; Invision; Axure RP; HTML/CSS; Solidworks; Windows and Mac operating systems.
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI
MID, Master's of Industrial Design. Faculty Award, Honors List.
Brown University, Providence, RI
Sheridan Collegiate Teaching Certificate
Washington University, St. Louis, MO
BFA Painting. Dean's List, Fine Arts Council.