Portfolio

Strategic design leadership

Building holistic human-centered products, brands & businesses with technology and design

Case studies

Select professional work samples and projects.

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Due to the nature of the work, much of the detail cannot be shared publicly. References and work samples available for serious inquiries. Contact

Other Social Impact Work

Additional purpose-driven, CSR and social impact projects.

  • GoodWorld No-Code Website Redesign
  • TSTC Strategic Consulting
  • Doodle for Google
  • Google for Nonprofits
  • Google.org
  • Google Crisis Response
  • Google's Global Impact Challenge: Disabilities
  • Google's Bay Area Impact Challenge
  • Target Thanks a Billion
  • Lexus Check In for Charity
  • Pencils of Promise
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Clients & companies

Press & recognitions

Adweek
Awwwards
BBC
CBS
CNET
CNN
Cannes Lions
FWA
LA Times
Mashable
NPR
NY Times
One Show
TechCrunch
The Verge
The Washington Post
The White House
USA Today
Webbys
Wired
  • Currently

  • 2019 - Present

    Director of Product & Design

    SkillsEngine
     | Austin, TX
  • 2021 - Present

    Strategic Advisor

  • Previously

  • 2018-2022

    Co-Founder, CEO & Chairman

    BEACON | Austin, TX
  • 2019-2021

    Fellow

    Notley Ventures | Austin, TX
  • 2019-2020

    Member of the Board of Advisors

  • 2018-2019

    Product Design & Strategy Director

    Freelance | Los Angeles, CA / Austin, TX
  • 2017-2018

    Group Director, Experience Design

    72andSunny
     | Los Angeles, CA
  • 2016-2017

    Director of Customer Experience (CX) Strategy

    RED Interactive (acquired)
     | Los Angeles, CA
  • 2015-2016

    Associate Creative Director, Experience Design

    R/GA
      (at Google) | San Francisco, CA
  • 2013-2015

    UX Design Director

    72andSunny
     | Los Angeles, CA
  • 2012-2013

    Senior Experience Designer

    Team One
     | Los Angeles, CA
  • 2011-2012

    Associate UX Designer

    AKQA
     | San Francisco, CA
  • Education

  • 2011

    Masters Certificate, Strategic Communications Design (UX)

    60-week intensive professional masters certification with a focus in User Experience Design and Product Management
  • 2009

    Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy

    Additional emphasis in Fine Art and Economics. Executive board member, Pi Kappa Phi fraternity.
  • Spring 2008

    Study Abroad

    Circumnavigated the globe visiting countries including Brazil, S. Africa, Mauritius, India, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, China, Japan and Costa Rica.

    Additional study abroad experience in Spain and Australia.

Areas of Expertise

User Experience (UX) Design, Product Design, UX Strategy and Research, Product Management, Customer Experience (CX) Strategy,  Communications Design, Venture Design, UI Design, Prototyping, Content Strategy, Business Strategy, Marketing, Branding, Creative Direction, Design Direction, Leadership, Management, Team Building, and more.

Tools & Technologies

Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Adobe XD, Webflow, Airtable, HTML/CSS, Pivotal Tracker, Basecamp, Principle for Mac, Origami Studio, Zapier, Squarespace, Shopify, OmniGraffle, Miro, Slack, Notion, and many more.