SKILLS:

Research: User Research | Userflow | User Interview | Usability Testing | Surveys | Qualitative | Quantitative | Affinity Map | Storyboard | Information Architecture | A/B Testing

 

Design: Wireframe | Prototyping | Journey Map | Interaction Design | Typography

Collaboration: Presentation | Storytelling | Iteration | Communicate Insights | Facilitating Design Critique

Tools: Figma, Adobe: Illustrator, Photoshop, XD; Miro, Mural.

CERTIFICATIONS & ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • Udemy - Adobe Illustrator CC - Advanced

  • Udemy - Adobe Illustrator CC - Essentials

  • Udemy - HTML5 & CSS3 | 2020

  • Recognized for 'Student Spotlight' in General Assembly's March 2020 Campus Newsletter.

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:

UX DESIGNER | Walmart Global Tech | 2022 - Present

  • Team: Enterprise Business Services.

  • Working within the FinTech & Regulatory Tech space.

UX DESIGNER | Blink UX | 2022

  • 3 month contract to work with eBay Payments Team to optimize the new seller onboarding experience.

UX DESIGNER | Atlassian | 2021 - Present

  • Originally hired on to work a 3 month contract, worked on 4 projects since.

  • Currently working with the Platform Adoption team to design a technical resource for developers and PMs, helping teams and newly acquired products in adopting the technical capabilities of Atlassian’s products.

  • Release notes: sole designer working on a new hub for customers/users migrating their Atlassian products and resources from server to cloud.

  • Collaborating with solutions architect, developers, content designers, and PM on a weekly cadence.

  • 3-year GTM strategy: working on user journeys with Senior Content Designers through content and domain modeling, envisioning Atlassian’s future web architecture.

UX DESIGNER | Proveo Automation | 2020 - 2021

  • Executing design stages of the product journey from research inception to design conception.

  • Collaborating on the creation of an enterprise web application for a Federal client to streamline workflows and reduce pain points.

  • Designing a business process management feature.

  • Synthesizing and applying feedback from Contextual Inquiry and Usability Tests to design.

  • Collaborating on the creation of the Proveo Design System and component library.

  • Participating in weekly design reviews with PMs and development, assessing requirements, and presenting to leadership.

  • Partnering with designers, PMs, developers, engineers, and data analysts to oversee the development of the product from gathering requirements to design hand-off.

UX DESIGNER | Fundify | 2020 - 2020

  • Project Lead for designing Fundify’s website and user experience for the official launch in May 2020.

  • Recruiting, interviewing, and testing users and stakeholders.

  • Organizing research to shape the design of site map, user flows, visual design, and a compelling brand story.

  • Collaborating cross-functionally with marketing, engineers, COO, and CEO to deliver within weekly sprints and SOW deliverables.

UX RESEARCHER | Austin Tech Alliance | 2020 - 2020

  • Founded in 2016, ATA has over 1,000 individual members and 70 company members.

  • Re-designed ATA’s website with the objective of increasing member acquisition and providing more resources for community engagement.

  • Reviewed secondary research and conducted generative and evaluative design research then synthesized qualitative and quantitative user research data to drive design.

  • Recruited users and collected data through research methods like surveys, user interviews, and usability testing. Interviewed and tested with non-members, members, and stakeholders.

PROFESSIONAL MMA FIGHTER | 2015 - 2019

  • #1 ranked of 132 Virginia Amateur Featherweights. Held 3 titles.

  • Entrepreneur of my career. Management of relationships with organizations - managing ticket sales and sponsorship opportunities.

  • Strategic preparation and planning based on 8-week fight camps. Managing weight, nutrition, training, and skill development while analyzing the scheduled opponent through past fight footage.