UX Design (Certificate) • 2019-2020

An intensive training program for UX Designers, with specializations in User Interface Design and Web Development.

Landscape Architecture (MLA)

UVA School of Architecture • 2012-2015

Charlottesville, VA

Studio Art (BFA) + Art Management (BS)

Appalachian State University • 2004-2008

Boone, NC


Design & Research

  • Affinity Mapping
  • Card Sorting
  • Persona Development
  • Prototyping
  • Site Mapping
  • UI Design
  • User Research
  • User Testing
  • Wire Framing


  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Figma
  • Github
  • Hotjar
  • Invision
  • Jira
  • Lucidchart
  • Miro
  • Mixpanel
  • Sketch
  • Trello


I’m a certified UX Designer based in the Bay Area with 10 years of multi-disciplinary design experience. I lead cross-functional teams to solve complex design problems and execute multi-faceted projects. I thrive in an environment that is design-driven and collaborative. I’m adept at understanding business requirements and user needs and effectively partnering with a wide range of stakeholders to address both.


Lead Product Designer • Reali • San Mateo, CA • 2021-2022

  • Partnered with Head of Product and team to develop designs for company product vision
  • Oversaw product design for "Homebase," a transaction management platform that improved efficiency and increased scalability by cutting a 255-step process in half
  • Led the design, prototyping, and user testing of an onboarding flow to improve lead quality
  • Led design and testing of home affordability calculators across product and marketing teams to increase loan applications and promote the “Buy Before You Sell” program
  • Collaborated with product managers and engineering team to improve features for consumers and internal teams across 6 mobile native and responsive web products

Product + UX Designer • Freelance • Oakland, CA • 2019-present

Refab: mobile & desktop apps that connect users with home improvement pros

  • Provided end-to-end UX design, including user research, prototyping, and user testing

Fluenci: mobile app that helps user study new languages in multi-media

  • Conducted competitive analysis, user research, user testing, prototyping, and UI design

Toast: responsive web app that helps users find a home they love

  • Completed UX/UI design including user personas, visual concepts, prototypes, and mockups

Nonprofit Collaboration: UX audit, information architecture and UI overhaul

  • Worked with marketing lead and developers to design and test site navigation and content

Lead Designer • Lutsko Associates • San Francisco, CA • 2018-2021

  • Led cross-functional teams, including designers and engineers to execute 20+ projects
  • Developed end-to-end design iterations from concept through completion
  • Managed 8+ projects with variable deadlines and 5+ internal team members daily

Designer • MSLA • Berkeley, CA • 2015-2018

  • Developed design iterations from concept through execution for 12+ projects
  • Coordinated deliverables with cross-functional teams including designers and engineers
  • Worked closely with other designers and engineers to solve complex problems


Design Research Assistant • UVA School of Architecture • Charlottesville, VA

Design Intern • PWP Landscape Architecture • Berkeley, CA

Marketing and Fundraising Assistant • Cabarrus Arts Council • Concord, NC

Program Coordinator • Volunteer Center of So. Nevada • Las Vegas, NV

Program Coordinator • Maine College of Art • Portland, ME