I'm currently designing tools to help civil servants drive community outcomes


OpenGov — Senior Product Designer

October 2017 — Current

I'm designing products that help civil servants to better serve while empowering residents to get more engaged with the day-to-day workings of their local government. My focus is on developing our industry-leading budgeting and planning suite for hundreds of local and state governments.

Opower — UX Designer

June 2015 - October 2017, San Francisco

I worked with the Opower team to design products for our clients that help utility customers understand how their energy use affects their costs. (Opower was acquired by Oracle Utilities)

  • Lead UX designer for two $80+ million projects for Exelon and PG&E, delivering new products and services to around 12 million households.

  • Spearheaded the complete redesign of several core Opower products.

  • Led design of multiple products and services that help Californians understand their energy rate plans, a vital goal of the CPUC Rate Reform.

  • Contributed to energy efficiency products that have cumulatively saved enough energy to power the country of Spain for a month.

Jawbone — UX Designer/Videographer Intern

May 2014 - September 2014, San Francisco

I specialized in the use of video and motion graphics to illustrate and conceptualize concepts, prototypes and flows for the Jawbone UP band.

Hylo — UX Design Contractor

December 2013 - December 2014, San Francisco

Led design efforts to build out Hylo's core functionality.

CCA — Interaction Design Fellow

August 2013 – August 2014

Worked on a number of initiatives to better connect the colleges two campuses and generally improve the student experience.

Dubberly Design Office (DDO) — UX Design Intern

May 2013 - September 2013, San Francisco

Under Hugh Dubberly (previously led design and media departments at Apple and Netscape), I worked directly on a number of projects with a variety of clients including Amazon, CNN Digital, Phytel, Zite and Patagonia. My assignments included system mapping and modeling, presentation preparation, writing, UI design, spec-ing, design strategy and research. 

Freelance UX Design and Video Production

Jan 2012 - Current, San Francisco

Clients have included numerous startups, Passion Pit, Snibbe Interactive and the Oberlin Dance Collective (ODC).

Past Clients

  • Amazon

  • BryteBytes

  • CNN

  • ConEdison

  • Exelon

  • Hylo

  • Jawbone

  • PG&E

  • Passion Pit

  • Phytel

  • Snibbe Studio

  • TOTL

  • Visa

  • Zite

California College of the Arts

Interaction Design BFA w/Distinction, San Francisco/Oakland

A first of it’s kind program taught by leaders from Frog Design and IDEO educating human-centered designers with a new speciality that focuses on system and behavioral design with enough visual skill to communicate and enough technical skills to demonstrate. 

General Assembly

2017 - Front End Web Development, New York City