Experience

Filter

[Graphic Design and Production, 2007-Present]
Provide design and art production services for a variety of clients and projects, including Microsoft Office Communicator, Microsoft MSN network and Amazon.com. Other projects included identity-design materials for FilterStudios informationarchitecture team, and producing artwork for Microsoft Vista Help tutorial videos.

Microsoft Money

[Product Designer, 2000-2007]
Designed features and UI for Microsoft Money personal finance titles and website. Developed comprehensive online style guide and intranet sites for team members and external partners. Created and implemented workflow processes, improving communication and productivity.

Microsoft Encarta

[Graphic Designer, 1998-2000]
Designed features and UI for Microsoft Encarta reference titles and website. Worked with art directors, program managers and software developers to create dynamic web pages for this online reference tool. Created design prototypes, visual specification files; presented designs to staff and other stakeholders. Worked with developers and testers to implement design solutions.

Education

University of Washington

BFA, Visual Communications, 1998