I am happy to see you!

I am always excited about design, information architecture, user experiences, and making things work!

This is rarely a solo process. Solutions come when diverse minds work together to solve a challenge. 

I offer my skills to collaborate with your teams. I can help you to successfully deliver projects with clear, viable solutions that will delight users, fulfill business expectations, and smoothly blend design, technology, and content.

I welcome complex challenges! They offer an opportunity to develop sustained solutions that can evolve and adapt to change.

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To help with your solutions, I would like to offer these qualifications.
 

• Successful user experience (UX), information architecture (IA), and user interface (UI) design.

• Seasoned skills to meet business, technology, and deadline goals.

• Clear focus on user-centered design.

• Collaborative skills with agile methodology and iterative creative process.

• Flexible experience with multiple prototyping and development tools.

• Reliable communication skills across diverse teams, clients, and markets.

• Concept development through sketch, wireframe, prototype, code, and launch.

• Smart, engaging interactions, immersive content, and graphic visualization.

• System-level analysis to shape architecture, taxonomy, and application experiences.

• Appealing, performance-based training, simulations, and education.

• Integrated design as needed across site, mobile, media, exhibit, and print channels.

• Successful experience in both freelance and full-time positions.

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I invite you to explore this PORTFOLIO.

It shows a few of the projects, applications, and teams with whom I have worked. I would love to hear your comments and thoughts.

You can review my RESUME and LINKEDIN profile.


Do you have challenges coming soon?

Let’s talk!

We can find a solution together!

 

 
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Professional Skills I bring to your projects.

User experience
User interface design
Information architecture
Wireframes
Prototypes

Instructional design
e-Learning production
Content development
Story creation

Mobile design
Media design
Media production
Asset management

Graphic design
Visualization
Infographics
3D models
3D animation

Branding
Identity design
Print design

Agile methodology
Strategy development
Creative direction
Team process
Client communications
Classroom teaching
Workshop development


I use multiple tools to sketch, wireframe, prototype, develop consensus, and produce assets:

Word, Excel, Powerpoint
Pages, Keynote, Numbers
Photoshop
Illustrator
InDesign
Acrobat

Axure Prototypes
Balsamiq Mockups
Squarespace
Inkling Habitat
OmniGraffle
ZebraZapps
Authorware

Filemaker
Flash
iMovie
Vimeo
Cheetah 3D
OmniPlan
OmniOutliner

Agile Methodology
Jira Project Tracking
Confluence
Google Docs
HTML, XML, CSS
and more…


I have had the pleasure to work with many teams and organizations. Here are a few.

Kelloggs
Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod
Macworld Magazine
MAPP: Midcontinent Area Power Pool
McDonald’s
Metropolitan State University
National Park Service
National Storytelling Congress
NCTA: National Cable Television Association
Oster
Paddington Imports
Parducci Wine Cellars
Paterno Imports
Perkins
PFSA: Pennsylvania Family Support Alliance
Pizza Hut
Saint Paul Companies
Scott Foresman
Sears
State Farm
Storylines
Taco Bell
Tetra Pak
Tishman Midwest Management
Toro Company
Toyota Financial Services
TPT Twin Cities Public Television
TRW
United Airlines
University of St. Thomas
US Army Corps of Engineers
WAM!NET
West Publishing
Western Publishing
Worldparts
Xcel Energy
ZebraZapps - Allen Interactions

Ameriprise Financial
(current position)

3M United States
Allen Interaction - ZebraZapps
American Hospital
Andersen Windows
Ansul Fire Safety Equip.
ATV Information & Education Group
Authorware
Baldwin
Baxter Healthcare
Boston Science Museum
Boy Scouts of America National Museum
Cahokia Mounds Museum
Carleton College
Caterpillar
College of Visual Arts
Commonwealth Edison
Concordia University
Consulting Psychologists Press
Dairy Queen
Donna Lawrence Productions
Donnelly
EFunds
Esmark
Fairview Health Systems
General Electric
GTE Directories
Hammond Organ
Healthtouch Systems
Honeywell
James River
Jensen
Johnson’s Wax
Kearney