Objective

I am a visual designer passionate about how users interact with a product, and make products that cater towards the customer, client, or team. I strive to couple an artistic eye with technology to produce cutting edge, interactive, visual content. Always motivated to create, I am passionate about design and the human element of the process. At the end of the day, I just love the creative process, the excitement of a working solution, and collaboration design brings out in those that it attracts.

Education

James Madison University

Graduated 2017

B.S. Media Arts and Design

Interactive Design/Converged Media concentration

Music Industry Minor

Audio Production concentration

Design Disciplines

Skills

  • Design Systems
  • User Experience
  • User Interface Design
  • App/Web Design
  • Brand Development
  • Illustration
  • Prototyping
  • Animation
  • Photography

Tools

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • SCSS and LESS
  • JavaScript
  • SVG Animation
  • Bootstrap
  • Sketch
  • Figma
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • InDesign
  • Lightroom

Awards

  • 1st Place Capstone – KMPG Design and Implementation
  • 2nd Place American Advertising Award – Venture Travel Site

Experience

Booz Allen Hamilton

UI/UX Designer

Spring 2018 to Present

I wireframe, design, prototype, and develop websites and mobile applications for Booz Allen’s government and commercial clients. I collaborate with other creatives to design digital deliverables and advise clients on UI/UX and design best practices. As part of the Strategic Innovation Group’s Digital Experience team I help bring creative solutions to the needs of our clients by building design systems and pattern libraries, apps, microsites, and digital marketing campaigns.

Internship

Summer 2017

Working with the National Institute of the Blind, my intern team and I developed a marketing strategy for an assistive navigation technology catered toward the visually impaired. I designed an accessible, user friendly microsite and campaign materials in order to build brand credibility and awareness for the new technology. Through our engagement with stakeholders, we secured funding to continue the development of the technology.

JMU Office of Technology & Design

Photography Team Lead

2015 to 2017

I led a team of photographers responsible for capturing events, portraits, and student life in order to provide content to university clients.

Graphic Designer

2016 to 2017

I designed print and digital deliverables for a wide range of university organizations and clients.