Use an intuitive approach to identify insights and co-create innovative solutions.
Externalizing ideas is essential to creating alignment on our vision and tackling the UI decisions we'll need to make to execute our ideas with precision.
From paper prototypes to clickable prototypes in InVision, I use an array of resources to create design deliverables to test our ideas.
An intuitive approach to setting up usertests is essential to validating that what you design works to deliver a targeted user experience.
WHAT HAVE I DONE?
Investigate the world with purpose and a design-centered mindset.
I have a passion for conveying a message and creating a pleasant end user experience by applying design principles, keeping customer stories in mind.
I worked in web development, graphic design, application support, editing a database in MySQL, and I helped write functional documents for a portal governance team.
I enjoy research & statistics, writing copy, and marketing. I have published articles, written blogs, created marketing materials, and set up online advertising.
Tap to Pay Android App
2nd Place Hackathon Winner
This app won runner-up and Judges Favorite Project at PayPal Battle Hack Austin, hosted by Tech Shop. Tap to Pay is a native Android app that turns anyone into a vendor using a Raspberry Pi (computer) as a mobile register. Perfect formaking small transactions on the fly. I was in charge of mobile app design and virtual store design. I became a maker at TechShop to design a case for the mobile register. Our files are hosted on GitHub.
2nd Place, Awarded Judges' Favorite Project, Best Use of TechShop
Service Experience Design
Valero Portal Governance Team
Created functional documents for development of modules for the employee intranet portal. Created training presentations and documents as well as trained employees to use portal tools. Did functional writing & designing.
Graphic & Web Design
Lee University, Cubitas, Enchanted Springs Ranch, Tanahee
Designed custom graphics for websites, pamphlets, and marketing messages for startups and businesses such as Cubitas in Austin, TX, GC Experts in Leander, TX, Tanahee Property Development in Murphy, NC, and Enchanted Springs Ranch in San Antonio, TX.
Becoming a Thought Leader
I am blogging about the connections between philosophy, design, business strategy, and designer/client relationships. The concept of awareness in user interface design can help drive social interaction and connectedness.