Resume

Employment

Enterprise Design Consultant, TKO Creative — Current

My current practice involves modernizing legacy enterprise applications with unique user needs and legacy tech; guiding enterprises through process change involving standardization on design systems; and occasionally development of new products, both for enterprise clients and startups.

Director of Design, Acquia 2010 – 2016

Reporting to the CTO I led usability, design and product innovation for both Acquia SaaS products and the Drupal CMS, resulting in UX transformation pivotal in Acquia's elevation to "Visionary" in Gartner MQ, 2014 - 16, and Forrester Wave 2016.

Director of Design, Tea Forté  2007 – 2009

I overhauled experience and design across the organization, instituted processes to standardize design and development and built a talented, multi-disciplinary team of ten designers from the ground up.

Senior Art Director, MDG Advertising

I led multi-channel campaigns for Hospitality, Real Estate and Luxury Brands 

Education

BFA, Rhode Island School of Design

Public speaking

DrupalCon Dublin, 2016, DrupalCon New Orleans, 2016, DrupalCon Barcelona, 2015, DrupalCon Los Angeles, 2015, U.N. Media Summit, 2014, DrupalCon Amsterdam, 2014, BAD Camp, 2013, 2014, LSD Summit, 2013, 2014, NYC Camp, 2012, 2013, DrupalCon Prague,  2013, Design for Drupal, MIT 2013 (Keynote)

 

 

 

Core competencies

  • Digital Product Design and Development
  • Design System Innovation
  • Digital Change Management
  • Behavioral Design

Software

Sketch, Principle, InVision, JustInMind, AdobeCC, Keynote, LucidChart, Xcode, Slack, Jira, Confluence, SourceTree, Bitbucket. GitHub, FinalCut, AfterEffects, Drupal, Wordpress

Development*

HTML, CSS, Sass, Less. PostCSS, Git, Jekyll, Material, Foundation, Bootstrap, Angular, Twig, Docker, Node, NPM, WebPack, Gulp, PHP, MySQL, Vue, Python

*in order of proficiency