Product Manager | Spreemo | 2018 – Present
I work closely with the Director of Product and the engineering team to deliver features, enhancements and bug fixes to Spreemo Express, a web application built for call center employees, customers, and doctor offices to help worker’s comp patients get treatment quickly and easily.
Senior Software Usability Designer/Product Designer | Jack Henry and Associates | 2017 – 2018
I worked with two other Product Designers to gather business requirements, design products, and QA test. I took the lead on usability analysis and wireframing up UX solutions for existing products. I also started work on standardizing the UI across all of Symitar’s products.
Product Manager/Principal UX Architect | 979 Design | 2015 – 2018
979 Design is a two year old startup that I started working with since day one. I started with the company as a UX Architect and I earned my way into a leadership role in under a year. I worked with the founder and CEO of the company to run the business and make sure we were always improving. As the product manager I worked with the clients to determine the project requirements, the developers to make sure they have what they need to get projects completed, that the projects are completed, and that the customer is happy. As the UX/UI Architect I made sure the applications we built were easy to use and easy on the eyes as well.
UX Designer/ Project Lead | Shelter Insurance | 2013 -2017
I have seen five major projects through from beginning to end.
All of the projects I have lead include some or all of the following: Usability testing, wireframing, talking with business partners to gather requirements and expectations for new projects, working with business partners on content audits, card sorting, retention, and training, leading and working with developers on design and usability issues.
Front-End Web Developer | Columbia Daily Tribune | 2010 – 2013
I was one of two front-end developers at the Tribune and played an integral role in transitioning the fixed-width website into a responsive website. I developed and improved the functionality of the website using wireframes and mockups. I met with various staff members and departments to discuss interest in and requirements of the new website. I switched out content management systems and trained staff on new CMS. I troubleshot and corrected reader issues and complaints.
Certification in UX with emphasis in HCI | Nielsen Norman Group | 2014 – present
Bachelors of Journalism | University of Missouri | 2002- 2009