embedded on retainer to evangelize UX to the product team of a quickly modernizing premium finance firm.
managing UX research and strategy projects for the Business Intelligence team of a Class 1 Freight Railroad.
supporting project-based clients like Higher Ed and global-impact non-profits.
hourly contract for various > 100- hour learning-validation, customer, and product research projects for launch and growth phase companies + ideas.
studying the UX of mentoring for entrepreneurs and implementing an alt LMS system for a nationally renowned hip hop educator.
I established my product design practice as an outgrowth of pedagogically forward-thinking rhetoric and digital media teaching at a traditional liberal arts college between 2010-2019.
taught over 100 sections of interdisciplinary communication courses on topics from rhetoric to UX research.
worked with innovative students conducting research using lean methods, HCD design-thinking, service blueprinting, and guerrilla UX research.
won national debate championships, mentored incredible students, and advocated for student centered decision-making at every turn.
maintained graphic design clients that included the player development office of three NFL teams, two NFL-associated 501c3 organizations, a Grammy award winning Jazz artist, and packaged goods brands.