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B.S. Computational Media
Minor in Industrial Design
ITU Copenhagen Fall 2017 Exchange Program
One of top 50 most influential writers in design awarded for quality of pieces, frequency of writing, and loyalty of their readers.
Selected as an awardee in this worldwide competition (100+ countries) in the Digital Products and Experiences category that identifies the next generation of stand-out creative professionals.
Selected to participate in an invite-only mentorship program on the basis of a portfolio review and application (self-motivation, goals, and past experience).
Selected as one of 60 participants to fly to San Francisco to learn design thinking techniques and prototype creation process.
Awarded to students who demonstrate high academic performance for three or more consecutive semesters.
One of 80 attendees from 1000+ applicants. Had the opportunity to hear from leading creative executives from Google, Airbnb, TBWA, IBM, Adobe, etc. in intimate group settings throughout the day.
J.P. Morgan Chase Code for Good Hackathon 2nd Place, Facebook Grace Hopper Scholarship Recipient, Xerox Minority Scholarship, ABI Grace Hopper Scholarship, HackDuke Best Use of Versal API, NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing, ShePlusPlus Fellowship
Responsible for the navigational, identity, access, and billing systems that comprise MongoDB Cloud and Ops Manager for millions of active users. Designed new payment experiences to increase revenue growth by 30% and shipped improvements to reduce cost-related support tickets by 50%. Introduced new features on login, registration, and account pages for 55k+ new registrations every week. Spearheaded a marketing recruitment initiative.
Worked as a contributor for a financially-focused client on an interdisciplinary team comprised of other designers, project management, and brand strategists. Specified information architecture and user interfaces using participatory and iterative design techniques. Produced ecosystem diagrams, customer journey maps, wireframes, annotations, and prototypes.
Designed splash page, sign-up workflow, and product recommendation experience for launch of the Fulfillment By Wish (FBW) program, leading to $34 mil+ in related GMV and 1.8 mil+ FBW orders to-date. Produced illustrations, icons, and banners for merchant-facing features. Defined and built new components for the design system and platform in React and Redux.
Directed the addition of nutrition info and a new video-binging experience on Tasty platforms: led a design sprint, conducted research studies with users across the country, made data-driven stylistic decisions, and created interactive prototypes.Presented updates and provided feedback on other ongoing projects in critiques twice a week. Partnered with PMs and data scientists to formulate strategic roadmaps.
Developed an iOS application that intelligently detects anomalies from pre-processed data stored on the device to provide a more intelligent, intuitive procedure of internally filing bugs. Wrote XCTests to ensure that elements of the Core Location framework in Swift 3.0 were ready to showcase at Apple’s 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference. Presented my project to the Vice President of Wireless Technologies.
Designed user interface elements, developed screen mock-ups, and created wireframes for new, cross-platform features on “The Knowd” application using Sketch and Adobe Illustrator. Implemented front-end styling and back-end functionality from prototype designs utilizing Sass and React.js technologies on both web and mobile. Constructed a digital guide for newly onboarded users to navigate the application.
Led visual and typographic direction for client-based creative projects. Produced digital, print, and photographic assets displayed on campus.Redesigned websites for the university’s programs and centers.
Designed user interface elements, developed screen mock-ups, and created wireframes for new features on their cross-platform app.Implemented prototype designs with React.js and SASS.
Conceptualized branding and created illustration assets for the South’s largest collegiate hackathon. App used by 800+attendees and sponsors.