Experience

May 2017 – Present | Alight Solutions, Remote
Formerly Aon's Benefits HR Division
User Experience Designer / Solution Lead

  • Design User Interfaces for UPoint®
  • Meet with business stakeholders to determine needs
  • Create Design Rationales, Wireframes, UX Flows and other documents to demonstrate application design
  • Develop HTML, CSS and JavaScript prototypes to demonstrate application views, flow and behavior
  • Help prepare and oversee user testing

December 2014 – May 2017 | Aon, Remote
User Experience Designer / Solution Lead

  • Design User Interfaces for UPoint®
  • Meet with business stakeholders to determine needs
  • Create Design Rationales, Wireframes, UX Flows and other documents to demonstrate application design
  • Develop HTML, CSS and JavaScript prototypes to demonstrate application views, flow and behavior
  • Help prepare and oversee user testing

May 2014 – December 2014 | Cardinal Health, Memphis, TN
User Experience / User Interface Developer

  • Create story maps, sketches, wireframes and prototypes to demonstrate user flows and interface designs for web based applications
  • Create HTML, CSS and JavaScript prototypes
  • Develop production ready HTML, CSS (Sass) and JavaScript code
  • Work with frameworks such as Foundation and Bootstrap
  • Use Git and GitHub for version control

November 2010 – May 2014 | AutoZone, Memphis, Tennessee
Front-End Web Developer II

  • Design user interfaces and develop prototypes for websites, mobile app, site features, landing pages, ad campaigns, email designs, and other online assets
  • Hand code, HTML, CSS JavaScript (jQuery) and JSP for www.AutoZone.com, AutoZone.com mobile site and www.AutoZone.com.br
  • Manage site content with Oracle's ATG Business Control Center
  • Manage project tasks and workflows with Jira
  • Use Eclipse and SVN for local development and version control

May 2009 – November 2010 | Tec-Masters, Inc., Huntsville, Alabama
Multimedia Designer

  • Design and develop websites including: Initial design, layout, prototyping, user interface design, information architecture and some PHP + MySQL programming
  • Hand code HTML, CSS, jQuery and Drupal to develop and design websites for government contracts

August 2004 – April 2009 | Marathon Equipment Co., Vernon, Alabama
Webmaster / Graphic Designer

  • Develop company websites including: design & layout, information architecture, user interface design, PHP & MySQL applications, banner ads, web promotions, surveys, HTML email, content creation
  • Evaluate web analytics and create monthly reports for staff
  • Create ads for publications, trade show graphics, direct mailers, product brochures, product catalogs, PowerPoint presentations, etc.
  • Managed web advertising contracts

April 2003 – April 2004 | All Star Signs, Escondido, California
Graphic Designer / Production Manager

  • Create graphics and signage for projects including: P.O.P. displays, special events, identity packages, logos and designs
  • Produce digital and freehand illustrations and designs
  • Oversaw production of banners, signs, and other forms of digital and print media
  • Purchased products and services from vendors and outside design consultants

March 1999 - April 2003 | LEGOLAND California, Carlsbad, California
Senior Graphic Artist

  • Create graphic elements for the theme park including: P.O.P. displays, special events, identity packages, logos, signage and themed elements for rides, restaurants and retail shops
  • Established a working graphics department for LEGOLAND California including implementation of policies, procedures and equipment
  • Oversee and give direction to junior graphics employees

Technical Proficiency

Programming: Hand Code HTML, CSS (Sass) and JavaScript with a focus on Web Standards, Accessibility and SEO, Drupal And WordPress Site Building and Theme Development, Some PHP and MySQL

Software: Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator), Sketch, WordPress, Git Version Control, 3D Studio Max, Microsoft Office Suite

Education

1996 Texas State Technical College - Waco, Texas Associate's Degree of Applied Science in Graphic Design / Advertising

Samples

Samples of my work can be viewed on my Portfolio Page. The Following URLs are also examples of sites that I have built or helped build and maintain.