Summary of Qualifications

I design clear, efficient user interfaces that integrate user goals with business requirements. I am experienced with Lean workplace practice and incorporating user experience design within Agile Software Development.

Technical Skills

Career Experience

2015 - Present

ShiftWise - Portland, Oregon
User Experience Designer (Contract)

I'm just starting this job, March 2015.

2014 - 2015

Energy Trust of Oregon - IT, Portland, Oregon
Business Analyst / User Experience Designer (Contract)

2010 - 2014

Con-way Enterprise Services - User Experience Research & Design, Portland, Oregon
Senior Usability Systems Analyst / User Experience Designer

2005 - 2010

EthicsPoint, Inc. (now Navex Global) - Product Engineering, Portland, Oregon
Senior Interface/Interaction Designer (Business Analyst) / User Experience Team Lead
HTML developer and documentation specialist

2002 - 2005

Independent Consulting: Information Architecture/Business Analysis/Web Design

Clients: Brain Tank Solutions, Inc.; CMD; Design Showroom; Fortix LLC; Grady Britton; ID Inc., Intel Innovation in Education (for CMD); JELD-WEN (for CMD); Mo Duk Pai Association; Norris Lane Press; OHSU Stroke Center; Trendwest (for CMD)

2001 -2002

Purple Mountain Media Company - Internet Operations, Portland, Oregon
Senior Information Architect / Business Analyst

1999 -2000

Convergent Communications, Inc. - Web Solutions, Portland, Oregon
Senior Information Architect / Business Analyst

1988 -1999

Young & Roehr Group - New Media, Portland, Oregon

Clients: Boise Cascade Paper; CFI; Colonial Pacific; Freightliner; Imagenation; Mercedes Benz Credit Corp.; Freightliner SelectTrucks; Sharp Microelectronics; Standard Insurance; Tektronix

Information Architect / Project Coordinator
Web Designer
Senior Production Artist

Education/Training

Stanford University
Department of East Asian Studies, Bachelors Degree

Chinese history, language, economy, politics; taught English in Taiwan as a volunteer for six months; additional course work in design and typography.

Affiliations

Computer-Human Interaction Forum of Oregon (CHIFOO) - member.

Pacific Association of Women Martial Artists - president 2011, head of Communications Committee 2010, board member 2010-2012. Redesigned and maintained www.pawma.org.

Mo Duk Pai Kung Fu - black belt 2010; Mo Duk Pai Association vice-president, 2013-2014.