I am a Senior Interaction Designer for 3M, where I translate peoples thoughts and desires, spoken or not, into experiences that improve the healthcare industry for both patients and providers.
With more than 15 years of experience in the design industry, I have held multiple roles as a designer, entrepreneur, college professor and team leader. My experiences have taught me that a successful product hinges on one principle, truly understanding the end user. I have developed strategies and design solutions for diverse organizations ranging from startups to Fortune ranked companies. I am a relentless user experience evangelist, driven by a shared vision and user-centered passion that takes a team, and its products, from good to great.
Accustomed to balancing multiple projects, meeting critical deadlines and monitoring tight budgets, all
while executing innovative design and delivering measurable results.
Ability to facilitate requirements gathering, ideation and collaborative workshops with stakeholders and users as well aseffectively communicate between business and technology groups.
Experience in developing strategiesand design solutions for multiple mediums using analytical and user data, user-centered design standards, industry best practices, and emerging technologies.
Proven ability to facilitate change and evangelize design and process improvements by establishing the value of user-centered designs.
Flexible, resilient under pressure, detail-oriented and able to refine concepts through successive iterations to develop the best possible experience.
Enthusiastic about working collaboratively with other user experience designers, information architects, visual designers, researchers, developers, and cross-functional team members.