Seasoned design leader, fusing strategy, design, & technology
Committed to growing design & product team's influence, scale & output to improve business results & customers’ experience.
Grew, managed, and coached a world-class, multi-discipline user experience & innovation teams, covering, business design, user research, interaction design, visual design, data analytics, & net-new product innovation.
Classically trained researcher and designer, I love rolling up my sleeves and getting elbow deep in stickies and pixels. I have two decades of hands-on design experience for enterprises, industrials, non-profits, and governments.
Built and launched new products, won patents, and established an award winning innovation program. I have a proven track record of building repeatable, scaleable innovation programs, empowering company-wide participation.
Leading $5mm design & innovation teams across 3 studios
I lead the vision, strategy & execution of our design & innovation efforts for over a $75mm product portfolio. Scaled the design team to support 5 P&L’s and over a dozen product lines.
Built an award-winning, design-led innovation program in 9 months
By merging business strategy and design thinking, I was able to validate new innovations earlier and increase our success-to-failure ratio across the business.
My work is created through a cross-functional, design-led creative process, blending industry insights with innovative design. I bring a unique tech perspective to design, helping teams and organizations solve difficult problems.
executing design at scale
Fusing strategic innovation, tactical design, and agile execution to scale user experience implementation in an engineering-dominated organization leveraging SAFe methodologies.
The Innovation Accelerator vision was to transform our approach to R&D. By merging business strategy and design thinking, we’re able to validate new innovations earlier and increase our success-to-failure ratio.
smart automotive terminal
Reimagining the automotive shipping process is not for the faint of heart. In-depth user research and discovery was key to map the complexities to create flexible solutions that work for everyone.