Resume

Global Director, Web and Mobile Experience

Vertiv

2021 – Present (Columbus, Ohio)
As the Global Director of Web and Mobile Experience at Vertiv, I manage an internationally based team of digital marketing professionals that supports Vertiv and it’s associated brands. Within our group we drive UX strategy and Research, UI design, SEO and Analytics. One of my biggest goals is to provide a full spectrum of UX capabilities that advocate for the user from beginning to end. As a manager, I take pride in putting my team first and empowering them to be the best they can be.
Vertiv: http://vertiv.com

Director of User Experience

Abbott Nutrition

2018 – 2021 (Columbus, Ohio)
As the Director of User Experience at Abbott Nutrition, I built a multi-tiered UX practice that supported all of Abbott’s brands, including; Similac, Ensure, Pedialyte, ZonePerfect and many more.
Abbott: https://abbott.com/

VP, Director of User Experience and Design

Fahlgren Mortine

2013 – 2018 (Columbus, Ohio)
VP, Director of User Experience and Design – Responsible for building and driving the digital studio, including all UX, interactive design and concepting that is produced for our clients and partners.
Fahlgren Mortine: https://fahlgrenmortine.com/

Mobile Practice Creative Lead

Resource Interactive

20092013 (Columbus, Ohio)
Associate Creative Director and creative lead for the Mobile Practice at Resource. Responsible for building and driving the mobile practice within Resource and defining a path for educating the company as a whole in the craft of mobile experience design.

Associate Creative Director / Interactive

Northlich

20072009 (Cincinnati, Oh)
Responsible for team management, new business strategies, brand strategies information architecture, usability and interface design surrounding our interactive media projects.
Northlich: http://www.northlich.com

Adjunct Professor

Columbus College of Art and Design

2007 (Columbus, Ohio)
Organized and developed curriculum for Web Design 1, covering web and interactive design theories, processes and strategies.
CCAD: http://www.ccad.edu

Associate Creative Director

Blue Diesel

20052007 (Columbus, Ohio)
Project and design team management, Information Architecture, Usability Studies, Search Engine Optimization
Blue Diesel: http://www.bluediesel.com

Interactive Art Director

CDW

20032005 (Chicago, Il)
Art direction, team management, site architecture and user interface development for Fortune 500 Company. Developed and conducted usability studies during web site redesign. Created information architecture models including wire frames and flowcharts for all aspects sites. Designed user interface concepts and developed online demos for testing.
CDW: http://www.cdw.com

Adjunct Professor

Robert Morris College

2002 (Chicago, IL)
Organized and developed curriculum for Web Design 1, covering web and interactive design theories, processes and strategies.
CCAD: http://www.ccad.edu

Interactive Design Consultant

VSA Partners

20002003 (Chicago, Il)
Worked with internal design team to create and produce multiple visual interface design solutions for Harley Davidson and the United States Gypsum Corporation web site.
VSA Partners: https://www.vsapartners.com/

Interactive Designer

Electronic Vision

19961999 (Athens, Oh)
Senior Designer – Designed, processed, and programmed multimedia elements used in educational and promotional CD ROM, kiosk, video CD and web page design. Projects include: Multimedia presentations for NCR, Promotional video-CD for LCI International, and Ohio University’s “How to Make Your Movie, An Interactive Film School.”