What does a degree in International Developmental Studies, experience with business development, and a passion for photography and design make for?
An exceptional User Experience Designer.
I have a degree in brainstorming solutions to problems, investigating the problems of third world countries.
I have experience analyzing both individual and business needs through various forms of recruitment, hiring and training.
I have been crafting creative compositions of people and events for years, photographing for all sorts of functions.
And I have designed and built beautiful experiences for users, both in my own online marketplace and in countless other spaces.
To learn more, check out my resume.
I love a beautiful design, but I also love a functional one. With agile methods and user-centered design principles, I create experiences that solve problems with both efficiency and simplicity.
Although no project is the same, in each, I employ set of skills that enable me to create experiences that are empathetic to both user needs and business goals.
User Research and Testing
User Story and Persona Development
Sketching, Wireframing and Prototyping
Usability Testing and Iteration
Branding and Marketing
My process isn't always straightforward, but it does produce beautiful, user-centered solutions.
Even the best designers have them.