extended resume, pseudo CV

e m b e d d e d s u b - p a g e n a v i g a t i o n


you can view + download my current resume from Google Drive here or by clicking β†’

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(a)vocational experience to date

I've 10 years of professional work experience; began part-time interning + apprenticing as a Designer in 2012, then began working as a Designer in a full-time capacity in 2013.


Expedia Group

Lead Strategic UX Designer (XD Lead) - Platform Solutions, Product

03.23 β†’ present _ remotely from Asheville, NC

Lead User Experience Designer (XD Lead) - Experience Platform

07.22 β†’ 03.23 _ remotely from Asheville, NC

contracting as a Strategic Design generalist

01.22 β†’ 07.22 _ remotely from Asheville, NC

dezein.studio, LLC

Sole Proprietor

09.19 β†’ present _ Austin, TX β†’ Asheville, NC

I'm available for very limited freelance/contract work as it aligns with my evolving interests.

The Design Futures Initiative

Founding Member, Board of Directors

12.17 β†’ 02.23 _ primarily remotely in Austin, TX β†’ Asheville, NC

Design Institute for Health

Interaction Designer β†’ Systems Designer

07.18 β†’ 01.22 _ Austin, TX β†’ remotely from Asheville, NC

Drawn (formerly MU/DAI)

Senior Associate, Interaction Design β†’ Experience Designer

06.17 β†’ 07.18 _ Austin, TX

freelance pre dezein.studio, LLC

Freelance Designer &/ Design Consultant

03.17 β†’ 06.17 _ Austin, TX + Remote

  • Creative DirectorΒ _ vurv β†’ Design Futures Initiative, 2018 Primer Conference
  • Senior Associate, Interaction DesignΒ _ MU/DAI β†’ [client redacted]
  • Senior Associate, Experience DesignΒ _ MU/DAI β†’ [client redacted]
  • UX Design AssociateΒ _ projekt202 β†’ Dell EMC
  • Senior Associate, Visual DesignΒ _ MU/DAI β†’ Chase and Associates


UX Designer

recipient of the 2016 Rising Star Award

02.16 β†’ 03.17 _ Austin, TX


Design Partner

12.15 β†’ 09.17 _ Austin, TX


Associate Designer [contract]

08.14 β†’ 02.16 _ Austin, TX

Product & Service Innovation Discipline - Austin Liaison, 11.14 - 4.15

Associate Design Intern

06.14 β†’ 08.14 _ Austin, TX

SpredfastΒ (formerly Mass Relevance)

Product Design Intern

Viz Biz Cohort: Consumer Experience Team

04.14 β†’ 06.14 _ Austin, TX

Mass Relevance

Product Design Intern

Viz Biz Cohort: Consumer Experience Team

08.13 β†’ 04.14 _ Austin, TX

Mindzai Creative Studios

Studio Apprentice

03.13 β†’ 07.13 _ Austin, TX

Hoover's Inc. - a D&B Company

UX Design Intern

11.12 β†’ 01.13 _ Austin, TX


Marketing Design Intern

06.12 β†’ 08.12 _ Springfield, MO


Creative Intern

11.11 β†’ 03.12 _ Austin, Tx

educational experience

Washington University in St. Louis

Systems Science for Social Impact Summer Institute

Group Model Building track

08.02.21 β†’ 08.06.21 _ Remoteβ€”Virtual

Franklin University Switzerland - The Taylor Institute

Systems Thinking for Service Designers: Certificate of Completion

1 of 10 students (only American) comprising the 1st cohort of this university-accredited executive seminar

01.06.21 β†’ 02.24.21 _ Remote β€” Virtual

(audit) The University of Texas at Austin

Graduate School of Information

01.19.20 β†’ 05.19.20 _ Austin, TX


Create Interactive Web Graphics WithΒ p5.js

01.17 β†’ 03.17 _ Austin, TX

Using Processing

09.16 β†’ 11.16 _ Austin, TX

The University of Texas at Austin

School of Undergraduate Studies

Bridging Disciplines Program

08.12 β†’ 05.14 _ Austin, TX

Moody College of Communication

Bachelor of Science in Advertising

08.09 β†’ 12.13 _ Austin, TX