About Me

I am a user experience designer and design technologist with a passion for user focused digital products that are highly functional and beautifully designed. Eighteen years of experience with UX design, CSS architecture, front-end development and content management systems implementation. Expertise in aligning digital strategy with organizational priorities and executing across all digital channels.

Currently I am a Lead Technologist/UXUI Designer for Booz | Allen | Hamilton working primarilly on large scale federal government websites.

Prior to that I was the digital director for a global humanitarian aid organization where I built and led the team that managed front and back end development, online branding, user experience, information architecture and email marketing.

For more see my resume.

About this site

This is my personal web space, where I post about technology, design and food, along with other things that catch my eye. None of the views expressed on this site or any of my personal social networks reflect the opinion of my employers or any of my freelance clients. They are my opinions alone.

Publishing

The site is published using the Jekyll static site generator. The site is typset in Open Sans and Open Sans Condensed served from Google Fonts. This site is hosted as a static website in an Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 bucket and served securly via https and AWS Cloudfront. I also use AWS Route 53 for DNS management.

Coding and code

My current coding editor of choice is Visual Studio Code. All the CSS is written in SASS using the Bourbon, Suzy and Breakpoint SASS libraries.