About

 
 
 

For more than a decade I've played a key role in designing world-class products for hundreds of millions of people at places like Apple and Facebook. I work closely with research, engineering and business leaders to design solutions that are elegant, understandable and useful to people all over the world.

 

Experience

Facebook
Product Designer
Dec 2014 – Present
New York, NY

 

Apple Inc.
Senior UX Designer
Jun 2011 – Nov 2014
Cupertino, CA

Designed user experiences for the App and iTunes stores on iOS. Spearheaded major redesign in 2012, producing consistent visual and interactive language across all media types and platforms. Translated visual language of stores for the major overhaul of iOS 7. Conceived, developed, and championed many of the additions and upgrades to the App Store for iOS 8, allowing users to explore categories and search for apps in a simple, intuitive way. Contributing designer on Apple Music for iOS 9.

 

Howcast Media
Senior UX Designer & Creative Lead
Dec 2008 – Jun 2011
New York, NY

Designed user experiences for Howcast's web and mobile properties. Creative lead and brand champion for the face of Howcast. Designed Web Nominated Howcast iPad App which hit number 2 in the App Store.

 

BorsaWallace
Web Designer
Sep 2007 – Jul 2008
New York, NY

Directed design and website development for BorsaWallace clients including web sites, micro-sites, Social Media Releases and email promotions through Flash. Led redesign of BorsaWallace website and aided in company marketing initiative.

 

Rodale Interactive
Freelance Graphic & Web Designer
Mar 2007 – Aug 2007
New York, NY

Designed integrated marketing campaigns for Rodale magazines Backpacker, BestLife, Bicycling, Men’s Health, Mountain Bike, Prevention, Runner’s World, and Women’s Health. Projects consisted primarily of website and online ad campaigns.

 

charity: water
Graphic & Web Designer
Oct 2006 – Jan 2007
New York, NY

Aided in the establishment of charity:waters’s brand image. Created promotional and educational materials and experiences including exhibitions, advertising, package design, and brochures.

 

CNN Advertising & Sales
Freelance Graphic Designer
Apr 2006 – Sep 2006
New York, NY

Designed sales presentations pitched to clients including Apple, Coca-Cola, Samsung, Volvo, Audi, Universal, Paramount, and Sony. Collaborated with design team on creative direction for future television programming.

    

Rodale
Freelance Graphic & Web Designer
Jan 2006 – Apr 2006
New York, NY

Designed and developed an online media kit incorporating Rodale’s nine magazines. Created flash presentations and website layouts, marrying the Rodale parent company image with each publication’s unique identity.

 

Pharos Systems International
Graphic & Web Designer
Aug 2002 – Jan 2006
New York, NY

Developed and reinforced the company’s brand image through marketing materials, web-based and print advertising, email promotions and packaging designs. Designed and supervised execution of Pharos website.


Patents

Device, method, and graphical user interface for navigating a content hierarchy
Issued Dec 3, 2015  •  us 20150346919 A1  •  view

Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
Issued Dec 9, 2014  •  us D719188 S1  •  view

Interface for enhanced continuity of browsing experience
Filed May 17, 2013  •  us PCT/US2013/041699  •  view

Social interaction in a media streaming service
Filed May 26, 2016  •  us PCT/US2016/034272  •  view