SKILLS

UX

design thinking, user research & interviews, synthesis, wire-framing, user personas, sketching, prototyping, creative concepting, card sorting, taxonomies, user flows, sitemaps, navigation schemas, journey maps, use cases and scenarios, usability testing, style guides, site auditing and pattern libraries using the atomic design methodology

LANGUAGES

HTML, CSS

SOFTWARE

Sketch, InVision, Balsamiq, Axure, OmniGraffle, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign

OTHER

TEFL Certified


EXPERIENCE

FIDELITY LABS

USER EXPERIENCE DESIGNER  March 2015 - Present  (Boston, MA)

  • Build wireframes, prototypes, user flows, and marketing materials for incubators

  • Create pattern libraries and style guides for digital products

  • Practice empathy and determine best practices through the Design Thinking process

  • Create human-centered solutions through user interviews, synthesis, and prototype testing

  • Be a part of awesome & collaborative teams

GENERAL ASSEMBLY     

USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN TEACHING ASSISTANT April 2015 – July 2015  (Boston, MA)

  •  Work with the instructor and other teaching assistant to introduce UX concepts to students and help guide them to create and build an original idea into a digital user experience

MIT SLOAN SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT  

ADMISSIONS ASSISTANT                               April 2013 – March 2015  (Cambridge, MA)

  • Organized outreach and wrote social media content
  • Created print and online advertising (event flyers, email templates, newsletters, recruiting materials)
  •  Planned and presented at recruiting events to prospective applicants

UBS

ADVISOR MARKETING CENTRAL ASSOCIATE     October 2012 – January 2013 (Weehawken, NJ)

  • Managed accounts and custom marketing projects for financial advisors using the Advisor Marketing Central tool

SUNFLOWER TRILINGUAL SCHOOL

ESL TEACHER              October 2011 - April 2012 (Thailand)

  • Taught pre-k and kindergarten level classes English language basics


EDUCATION

GENERAL ASSEMBLY     

USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN IMMERSIVE          September 2014 – November 2014  (Boston, MA)

  • Swatch It: a mobile application that organizes and uploads pictures of fabric swatches
  • TrueSpirit Uniforms: an online uniform retailer that allows you to share and get feedback on your shopping cart items
  • Patelco Credit Union: a mobile banking application that allows users to create budgets and manage savings goals

FRONT-END WEB DEVELOPMENT                   June 2014 – August 2014

  • Interactive rock/paper/scissors game
  • Simple working calculator
  • Event reminder website MomMinder using Angular forms

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE

2011 BA Psychology/Sociology (Gettysburg, PA)

Psi Chi Honor Society, Chi Omega Fraternity 

DANISH INSTITUTE FOR STUDY ABROAD

2010 Spring Semester, Positive Psychology Program (Copenhagen, Denmark)


things i love (in no particular order) 

my dog (Butters), Thai food, running, traveling, hiking, tiny houses, NJ bagels, unlikely animal friends, Boston, ice cream, family, cold brew coffee, my kindle

full resume available upon request