Resumé
UX Writer + Designer
  • Experienced in UX writing, research, and UI design

  • Holistic view of communications across all user-facing platforms

  • Skilled in bridging the gaps between brand, design, tech, and business goals

SKILLS

UX Writing • Copyediting • Style Guide Creation • Information Architecture • Content Auditing • Competitive Analysis • User Research • Personas + Flows • Wireframing + Prototyping • Usability Testing • UI Design

TOOLS

Azure • Balsamiq • Confluence • Figma • HTML • Illustrator • InDesign • JIRA • Lucidchart • Miro • Photoshop • Sketch • Wordpress​​​​​​​ • XD

EDUCATION

UX Writing

UX Writers Collective
Certificate | Nov 2020

Online course in UX writing fundamentals, led by experts from Google, Amazon, and Intuit

UX + UI Design

CareerFoundry
Certificate | Oct 2020

Intensive online bootcamp in user research, wireframing, prototyping, and interaction design

Photography + Fine Art

ArtCenter College of Design
BFA | 2000

Conservatory-style visual design education covering art theory, traditional and digital techniques, and commercial applications

EXPERIENCE

UX Writer

Thrive, an Exact Sciences Company | Remote | Jan 2021 – present

Content Design Intern

Offsite-Team | Remote | Nov 2020 – Jan 2021

  • Conducted competitive analyses, content auditing, and research to help establish the company brand and improve user experience

  • Designed user surveys and wireframes for website redesigns

  • Assisted CEO with website operations and management of international teams

Creative Content Specialist

Insomniac Events | Los Angeles, CA | Apr 2014 – May 2020

  • Collaborated with stakeholders to redesign Insomniac.com and website templates for affiliated brands

  • Designed information architecture and content strategy, across dozens of websites, providing ongoing content management

  • Developed the Insomniac brand and writing style guide, providing a go-to resource for staff and freelancers

  • Crafted long- and short-form copy for marketing and editorial projects

 

Marketing Specialist, Communications

Machinima | Los Angeles, CA | Sep 2012 – Mar 2014

  • Directed more than a dozen sizzle reels for Marketing and Sales, helping to secure millions of dollars in brand integration deals 

  • Crafted Machinima’s 2013 NewFronts presentation, putting the company on the map for the new age of digital advertisers

  • Developed Machinima Content Rating System + SEO Best Practices, informing the operations of more than 5,000 partners worldwide

 

Communications + Design Manager

Coalition for Clean Air | Los Angeles, CA | Mar 2008 – Aug 2012

  • Helmed all communications initiatives, increasing brand awareness and engagement among community stakeholders

  • Represented campaign interests at statewide meetings, providing a voice for the organization and membership

  • Served as a one-stop in-house shop for design and communications, cutting costs across multiple budgetary categories