Resume

A history in words

BRIEF

Versatile design professional with more than 15 years of experience mentoring and inspiring creative teams to deliver intuitive, cutting-edge concepts and solutions.

Highly proficient in HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, jQuery and many other front-end development technologies with the proven ability to support teams in all aspects of front-end web programming.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

CLINICAL INK - Horsham, PA (May 2015 – December 2016)
UX/UI Architect

  • Manager of the User Experience Department, which included the user experience designers as well as the front-end developers.
  • Coordinated the information architecture, prototyping, and design of the entire user experience for new Clinical Ink products as well as modernized all existing products.
  • Employed best practices, analytical data, as well as user testing findings to create elegant solutions to complex human interaction and application performance issues.
  • Actively collaborated with the Development Department and the Product Management Department to balance technical functionality and visual elements to ensure a smooth, simple, and efficient user experience.

NEXTGEN HEALTHCARE - Horsham, PA (May 2012 – May 2015)
Senior UI/UX Designer

  • Created and updated wireframes, user-flows, site maps, prototypes, interactions, and conceptual models to clarify and refine both the mobile product and the iPad app.
  • Produced and maintained highly accurate wireframe documentation and created the specifications to help the Development Team implement the design of interface concepts.
  • Produced and maintained highly accurate wireframe documentation and created the specifications to help the Development Team implement the design of interface concepts.

SHUNRA SOFTWARE - Philadelphia, PA (December 2010 – February 2012)
Manager Creative Services / Webmaster

  • Reinvented the company’s marketing brand to apply a consistent presence across web, print, and video as well as Shunra’s software interfaces.
  • Managed the design and creation of Shunra’s corporate website.
  • Partnered with the Education Team to conceptualize e-learning strategies.

XANADOO - Bala Cynwyd, PA (January 2008 – October 2010)
Senior Art Director / Webmaster

  • Developed and created consistent marketing collateral across web, print, new media, and video (television commercials and kiosks).
  • Created logos, web portals, product packaging and style guidelines for several new product lines. Maintained and updated the corporate website and authored HTML emails for all communications.

KATES MEDIA - Philadelphia, PA (August 2006 – January 2008)
Creative Director / Business Associate

  • Partnered with owner to direct the company’s creative vision.
  • Created websites, marketing campaigns and collateral, including flyers and mailers.
  • Designed and coded all website projects, created email marketing campaigns, and originated all self-promotional materials.

MASCO COMMUNICATIONS - Philadelphia, PA (March 2001 – August 2006)
Art Director / Webmaster

  • Directed and mentored the in-house Design Team for a local newspaper.
  • Collaborated with the Advertising, Publishing, Editorial, and Sales Departments in all aspects of design. Ensured quality control for all newspaper advertisements, artwork, and photography.
  • Created a new website and maintained applicable content and online advertisements.

EDUCATION

Art Institute of Philadelphia: Multimedia & Web Design (3.9 GPA with honors)

PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES

HTML5, CSS3, SaSS, Bootstrap, javaScript, jQuery, XML

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

PHILADELPHIA VIDEO FESTIVAL

CEO & Company Founder (2002 - 2005)

PA Newspaper Association Awards

  • 2005 - 1st Place: Special section/niche publication • 3rd Place: Best single ad ¼ page and under
  • 2004 - 2nd Place: advertisement with use of one color • 3rd Place: Self-promotional materials

BOYS SCOUTS OF AMERICA

  • Den Leader : Pack 172 (2014-present)