Freelance Interactive Design and Development [2004 - Present]
Responsibilities: Strategy, UX, UI, front-end and back-end development, and project management—for clients in New York, Rochester, San Francisco, Atlanta, and Columbia, SC.
Partners + Napier [January 2015 - November 2016]
Senior Experience Designer
Responsibilities: Providing UX direction on interactive projects across all agency accounts, UI design work when needed, front-end development of projects including websites, campaign microsites, lead gen landing pages, HTML email, standard display ads, rich media ads. Also providing storyboarding, animation, and video editing support.
Partners + Napier [April 2010 - January 2015]
Senior Interactive Art Director
Responsibilities: UI design for interactive projects including corporate websites, campaign microsites, mobile applications, and video projects. Concepting for larger campaigns, and brainstorming digital engagement tactics. Proving UX direction and advice to other art director/writer teams. Responsibilities also included sitemapping, wireframing, user testing, front-end development, and contributing to new business pitches.
Nazareth College [Jan 2013 - Dec 2013]
Responsibilities: Taught Web-based Visual Design to Junior and Senior-level students in the Visual Communication Design program and Digital Imaging Foundation for underclassmen as a lab instructor. Lab portions of courses involve practical training in Adobe software such as Dreamweaver, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
Martino Flynn [Apr 2005 - Apr 2010]
Responsibilities: Concepting, UI design and development of web and interactive projects, as well as managing and regularly contributing to the agency’s blog and social media outlets. Responsibilities also included sitemapping, wireframing, user testing, and contributing to new business pitches.
RIT School of Design [Feb 2008 - Feb 2010]
Responsibilities: Taught Intro to Web Design, which exposed Junior-level students to the planning, design and production of web-based interactive projects. Students are introduced to concepts in site design, page design, and user interface design, and are taught contemporary methods of XHTML and CSS programming and the box model.
Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
BFA in Graphic Design, Minor in Cognitive Psychology, February, 2005
Keystone College, La Plume, PA
AFA in Fine Art, May, 2002
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