Summary

Eleven years of experience in software development. Seven years of experience as an Interactions Designer. I’m passionate about creating delightful user experiences. For the past four years I’ve been helping rid the world of inefficient paper workflows, primarily in healthcare and higher education. 

Work History

Work History
Mar 2015 - Present

Manager of User Experience

Lexmark (formally Perceptive Software)

Manage a global team of UI Designers and UI Developers supporting our company's portfolio of over 150 products
Create and communicate vision using PowerPoint Storyboard, Windows Movie Maker, Pixate, Marvel Apps, etc
Provide mentorship, training, and reviews for direct reports
Manage team backlog

May 2011 - Mar 2015

Interactions Designer

Perceptive Software

Designed an HTML/CSS client platform that is the foundation for creating a unified user experience for products across twelve acquisitions
Built interactive prototypes using Balsamiq, Pixate, Marvel Apps, HTML/CSS/javascript
Validated designs with users
Created an asset library for Balsamiq and a Windows installer so product owners can rapidly create prototypes
Created and documented UI standards
Designed and built guidelines website for consumption by global development partners 

Jul 2008 - May 2011

UI Designer and Project Manager

CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business

Generated and reviewed use cases and UML diagrams using Define IT and Visual Studio
Designed UIs primarily following MS patterns with focus on the Office Fluent guidelines
Constructed XAML and WinForms UIs 
Created user stories in an Agile development environment
Created and managed multiple implementation backlogs using Caliber RM and Rally

Jun 2006 - Jul 2008

Documentation and Quality Assurance Analyst

CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business

Provided support for a suite of enterprise tax and accounting products Administrator of QCM call monitoring system Administrator of HEAT call ticket logging database.

Personal Interests

Education

Education
Aug 2001 - Nov 2002

Occupational Studies in Computer Systems and Network Technology

Vatterott College

Hardware fundamentals, Operating Systems, Windows Networking through Cisco routing and switching, and peripheral repair