Right-brained creative talent and left-brained product thinking.

I’m a UX/UI designer working in my hometown of Los Angeles. My professional experience is primarily in the design field, but I’m always exploring other creative outlets including photography, music production, and art direction.

Resume

Education
UCLA, 2010
Bachelor of Arts
Design|Media Arts
Expertise
UX & Prototyping
Multi-platform Interface
Branding and Identity
Technical
Sketch, Axure, InVision, Framer
Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop
Canon DSLR, Premiere Pro, Keynote

UX/UI Designer

Edenspiekermann

Mar 2016 – Present

  • Ideation of creative concepts: research, brainstorming, and wireframing
  • Production of creative concepts: visual design and interactive prototypes
  • Design with a focus on interaction, information architecture, and visual impact on all platforms
  • Work for consumer-facing brands including Red Bull, Northern Trust, Genworth, and more
  • Regular collaboration with Creative Director, Design Director, and Development Director
  • Design and production of sales decks and internal presentations

Designer

Independent

Feb 2012 – Present

  • Freelance design and consulting directly with clients and through agencies
  • Product Design: User experience, research, personas and scenarios, wireframing, prototyping
  • Visual Design: Responsive websites, UI systems for mobile, tablet, desktop, and TV, typography, iconography
  • Branding: Logos and wordmarks, identity systems, positioning/strategy, social media design, copywriting
  • Admin: Project management, proposals, sales, presentations

Brand Designer

FINIEN

Oct 2013 – Apr 2015

  • Designed logos, websites, packaging, social media graphics, print graphics, and more
  • Worked on branding for clients including Jukin Media, Fail Army, Co-op Financial, and Survios
  • Ideated and researched names for clients’ start ups and products
  • Created digital and print presentations, plus templates for replication
  • Worked directly with Principle/Creative Director
    (Initially hired as intern, then as part-time employee)

Creative Director

One of a Kind Motors

Nov 2011 – Sep 2013

  • Designed and managed the company’s brand and visual identity across all mediums
  • Executed all in-house print work including window stickers, paperwork, business cards, license plates, and full stationary package
  • Implemented digital file system which allowed customers to fill out forms via iPad
  • Art directed website design (designed/developed with Deedod, Inc. in 2012)
  • Took all inventory photos and art directed other photographers and videographers

Graphics Intern

Karten Design

May 2011 – Aug 2011

  • Assisted in-house Communications Designers with logo design, product graphics, screen and print presentations, and layout templates.
  • Assisted marketing staff and industrial designers with various graphic needs
  • Worked in a team setting with the Design, Strategy and Research department

Print Marketing Director

(former Designer, 2007-2009)

Cultural Affairs Commission at UCLA

June 2009 – June 2010

  • Creative direction of CAC’s print and web graphics
  • Directed a staff of 3 designers
  • Redesigned CAC logo and overall brand identity
  • Worked closely with online marketing, public relations and admin staffs

Graphic Designer

UCLA Community Programs Office

Aug 2009 – Sep 2010

  • Helped legitimize the organization by branding and redesigning its visual identity, along with all print materials
  • Assisted the organization’s 20+ sub-committees with various design needs
  • Coordinated with office manager, tech manager, and program directors daily