Product Designer

Eversight (Palo Alto, CA)
June 2017 – Present

  • Leading all UX/UI efforts across 3 products.

  • Collaborating with engineering, product management, and customer success teams.

  • Rapid prototyping for customer feedback and insights into new product features.

  • Conducting customer interviews and leading design workshops.

  • Working with data science to create features centered around customers’ business processes.

  • Interacting with lead VC and executive team as we explore new product ideas and business opportunities.

  • Integrated rapid prototyping, user testing, and design-thinking into a previously engineering-focused process.

  • Led and built a full React-based design system to bring consistency across multiple products, increase product performance, and decrease design time.

  • Redesigned core product from ground up to increase usability and user engagement.

 

Founding Designer

Sureify (San Jose, CA)
October 2014 – June 2017

  • Led information architecture, interaction design, wire-framing and prototyping for enterprise and consumer applications.

  • Integrated agile design processes to improve workflow and product enhancements.

  • Collaborated with Product Managers, CEO, CTO, and VP of Sales.

  • Managed a product team of 10 developers and 2 contract designers.

  • Contributed to closing $500K (seed) from private investors.

  • Contributed to closing $3MM (series A) from one of the largest global reinsurance firms.

  • Prototype proposals assisted in signing of first customer to a $200k, 6-month pilot program.

  • Led user experience on pilot program — 500 users for 6 months, led to 40% increase in customer engagement.

 

UX / UI Designer

Vendus Product Labs (San Jose, CA)
October 2014 – July 2016

  • Helped build company from ground up; hiring PM's, engineers, and acquiring clients.

  • Created product MVP's and rapid prototypes for sales, funding, and acquirement purposes.

  • Designed landing pages, dashboards, web apps, and mobile apps (Android & iOS).

  • Major contributor to producing over $1.5M in sales in company's first year.

  • Helped close acquisition by another agency.

Clients:
Stanford University, The Risk Authority at Stanford University, Genentech Labs, Honda R&D, Honda Motors of America, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Sutter Health, California Common Sense, Abode Home Security Systems, Dwelo Smart Apartment Platform, Rice Financial Consulting, OneCompensation, EchoRank, EyeIO, Celf Preservation,.

 

Product Designer

Sazze, Inc. (Campbell, CA)
April 2014 – October 2014

  • Led all UX/UI and marketing design across 6 products.

  • Collaborated with CEO, CTO, and Lead Developer.

  • Transformed DealsPlus' separate mobile and desktop sites into unified, responsive experience.

  • Led implementation of iOS7 "flatification" of DealsPlus app for iOS7.

  • Rebranded and redesigned DealsPlus (which saw 1.5m+ unique users per month) for a more engaging experience to increase stickiness and decrease bounce rates.

  • Completely redesigned Pocketly; built MVP prototype, created UX flows, designed brand.

 

Graphic Designer

HH Global @ Google (Mountain View, CA)
August 2013 – April 2014

  • Collaborated with various Google teams: SMB Marketing, AdWords, AdWords Express, Places, AdSense, Analytics, Partners, Google Play, Google Fiber, Shopping Express.

  • Designed marketing DM's and eDM's to connect with SMB Partners.

  • Managed HTML updates for Google Cross-Sell email campaigns spanning over 60 countries.

  • Formatted and designed executive presentation decks.

  • Designed marketing and product print material for release of Google Fiber across 3 states.

  • Localized AdWords decks and email templates for various countries around the globe.

 

Visual Designer

Protective Life (San Francisco, CA)
June 2013 – August 2013

  • Two month, project-based contract.

  • Developed site wireframes and pixel-perfect designs for marketing pages.

  • Uploaded new or edited content in website content management system.

  • Collaborated with Marketing Director and site developers.

  • Assisted in UI design of application tracker to provide a more interactive and involving experience for the customer.

 

Production Designer

Williams-Sonoma (San Francisco, CA)
August 2012 – June 2013

  • Hybrid role of design and content management with Internet Creative and eCommerce teams.

  • Managed all banners, thumbnails, recipe landing pages, chef pages, and special templates to be up-to-date with the latest products and content (150+ design updates monthly).

  • Managed shot lists and photos for photo shoots of 200+ products.

  • Designed banner images and content for 600+ food product pages.

  • Collaborated with site designers to replace typefaces of 150+ category banner images.

  • Self-taught Adobe Social platform to design/develop apps for Facebook page.

  • 4-week contract that extended to 6 months, then promoted to full-time.


Volunteering

SunWorks Renewable Energy Projects

January 2017 – Present

 

Save Our Shores

January 2017 – Present


Education

BFA, Graphic Design

University of the Pacific (Stockton, CA)
August 2010 – May 2012

  • Member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity

  • Member of the Graphic Design Club (AIGA)

  • Graphic Designer for Associated Students of UOP (ASuop)

  • Director of Editing for Pacific's "One Word" Project

  • Made Dean's List each year