I built this web portfolio from scratch using HTML and CSS markup. I implemented css-grid, a newly supported feature of CSS3 that allows developers to split web pages into regions without developing a custom grid or adopting a CSS framework. I used float-based fallbacks for older browsers that do not support the standard.
I also built the carousel and image viewer from scratch using JQuery, without use of third-party plugins.
A local poli-tech entrepreneur was interested in improving the user experience and overall design of their website.
I set out to redesign the ChangEd iOS application as part of a 1-day UI design challenge.
I designed the look and feel of a crypto wallet meant to store 'Dimecoin', a newly revived altcoin.
VoterCircle, a poli-tech organization that provides web-oriented “get out the vote” (GOTV) services, needed a UX designer to help improve conversion rates.
At NewFounders, I was asked to design a gamified solution to getting out the vote.
I am responsible for conducting attitudinal and behavioral research for NAUTIC-ON's IoT ecosystem and for applying my insights to future design systems.
I led a complete redesign of Wellright's iOS application. The process followed an agile methodology, with close collaboration between myself, our senior iOS developer, and key stakeholders.
Before I joined, Wellright used plain text emails. I designed and developed dynamic e-mails with user-specific content and optimized for Outlook 2010 - 2013 (which was what the majority of our clients actively used).
I designed a completely custom marketing page for NewFounders. I also implemented my design into Nationbuilder, a robust CMS targeted towards political organizations.
I designed a free web app that allowed community organizations to crowdsource volunteers and donations. I assisted a Chicago dev agency on final implementation.
I worked closely with Fooda's design team to reimagine the user flow, aesthetic, and layout for Fooda.com.
I played a major role in planning and implementing new features, ongoing maintenance, and UX optomizations for Fooda's lunch delivery service
I was responsible for planning and managing the design and implementation of a completely refreshed iOS application.
Fooda had built an internal customer service, finance, and accounting platform. As Fooda's PM, I was constantly planning new features and bug fixes.
Alongside the UX and dev teams, I coordinated the implementation of a lead generation system that allowed Fooda to accurately target employers and cities that showed a high demand for Fooda's services.
I founded Uppd in 2013 alongside my close friend, Stefanie Bassler. By combining the growing mobile trends of video, social media and gamification, Uppd offered young people a new avenue for self-expression and community.
In 2009, I launched a hit, first-of-its-kind web application that informed college students of the best drink specials and shortest bar lines on campus.