Experience

Product Designer,  NASDAQ   |  New York 2/2014 - Present

  • Design and develop high-fidelity prototypes using HTML, CSS & JavaScript
  • Collaborate closely with product management and engineering teams to develop and launch new products, which include IR Insights and IR Analytics
  • Co-Lead two data visualization projects that standardized the styling and interactions of charting throughout NASDAQ products

Organizer,  SassConf  |  New York 7/2012 - Present

  • Co-organizer of the annually conference which serves front-end developers, CSS ninjas, UX mavens, and Sass lovers where you come to learn the latest Sass news, meet other Sass enthusiasts, and find out about how to make your teams more effective.

Web Developer,  Vendome Group  |  New York 7/2012 - 2/2014

  • Designed conference websites that helped gain new sponsors and increase attendance
  • Boosted traffic to Vendome's product websites by designing responsive email newsletters
  • Created digital interactive magazines for various publications that reached thousands of viewers each month

Freelance Front-End Developer ,  Reactive Media  |  New York 7/2012 - 7/2012

  • Developed an email template and built a web page for a high-performance cycling company

Freelance Front-End Developer,  Kettle  |  New York 5/2012 - 6/2012

  • Developed a 30-page web design mock-up into a static website using HTML and CSS

Web Designer / Front-End Developer,  dzine it  |  New York 3/2011 - 5/2012

  • Developed static websites using HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Created graphic designs for promotional materials and websites
  • Optimized websites and monitored their statistics using Google Analytics and other Web Master tools

Skills & Tools

  • N - NOVICE
  • C - COMPETENT
  • P - PROFICIENT
  • E- EXPERT
Front-End Development
  • HTML & CSS (E)
  • JavaScript (P)
  • Design Systems (C)
User Experience
  • Sketching & Wireframing (P)
  • User Flows (C)
  • Rapid Prototyping (E)
Development Tools
  • Git & Command Line (P)
  • Sass (P)
  • jQuery (E)
  • D3 (C)
  • AngularJS (N)
Design Tools
  • Sketch (P)
  • Photoshop (E)
  • Illustrator (E)
  • Indesign (E)

Education

University at Buffalo, SUNY  |  Buffalo, NYJune 2010Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art & Economics

American University at Rome  |  Rome, ItalyFall 2008