Resumé

EXPERIENCE

Google, New York, NY, Senior UX/UI Designer / Design Manager
OCTOBER 2013–PRESENT
UXD & Visual Design lead on various Zagat and Geo/Local projects.

Dom & Tom Inc, New York, NY, Creative & UX Director
JULY 2012–OCTOBER 2013
Manage both User Experience Design and Visual Design on websites and mobile apps.

Wanderfly, New York, NY, Creative & UX Director
OCTOBER 2010–JULY 2012
Core team member, on board to manage both User Experience Design and Visual Design. Plan for functionality changes on the site, and make sure the visual design stays quality and consistent (wanderfly.com)

Funny Garbage, New York, NY, Art Director & Information Architect
MARCH 2007–OCTOBER 2010
Responsible for direction and design, as well as contributing to user experience and project management on interactive projects. Also responsible for new business proposal writing and preparation. Clients include: Crayola, Mattel, Viacom, Wenner Media Us Weekly, UT Austin, WWE, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs & AFTA, The Smithsonian Institution

Dot & Smudge, New York, NY, Founder / Creative & UX Director
2002 – PRESENT
Clients Include: Alliance for the Arts, American Museum of Natural History, Columbia University, The Cooper Union, Chubby Checker & HiFi Records, Pitchfork / Simon & Schuster, Testify Books, CityLore, High Ridge Group, Manhattan Edit Workshop, O+Co

Inc Design, New York, NY, Senior Designer & Art Director
SEPTEMBER 2004–MARCH 2007
Responsible for direction and execution of the design of annual reports, websites, advertising, identity and collateral for Fortune 500 and corporate clients including: Hess, International Securities Exchange, Colony Captial, NOVA Chemicals, Quest Diagnostics, ADP

GK Design, New York, NY, Intern & Designer
2002 – 2004
Responsible for design of collateral for both corporate and nonprofit clients

EDUCATION

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York, NY
BFA with emphasis on Design and Motion Arts
Focus on typography, print design, motion graphics and video

The Basel School of Design, Basel, Switzerland
(Fachhochschule beider Basel, Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst)
Studied typography with Wolfgang Weingart; coursework in Information Design and Semiotics

HONORS & AWARDS

Webby Nominee, Travel (for wanderfly.com) APRIL 2011
Webby Nominee & People’s Voice Winner, Cultural Organizations
(for Smithsonian’s Ocean Portal: ocean.si.edu) APRIL 2010
Webby Honoree, Magazines (for usmagazine.com) APRIL 2010
Webby Honoree, Guides/Ratings/Reviews (for nyc-arts.org) APRIL 2009
Interactive Media Awards, Best in Class, Arts & Culture
(for landmarks.texas.edu) MARCH 2009
Lubalin Fellowship, Design Fellowship MARCH – MAY 2004
Art Directors Club Award, Top Young Designers in New York MAY 2004