Originally from the Midwest. I currently live in Brooklyn with my dog, Dexter Oliver Givens (yes, his initials are D.O.G. but it's a total coincidence). I love creating smart, simple product experiences. I embrace and adapt to processes that favor forward thinking and experimentation.

Experience

WEIGHT WATCHERS INTL | 6.2019 - PRESENT
Product designer on the Recipes team. Support members by providing an ecosystem in which they can create, discover, share and save recipes throughout their WW journey and beyond.
WEIGHT WATCHERS INTL | 5.2018 - 6.2019
Visual designer on the growth team. Responsible for creating compelling designs for the pre-member experience that increases conversion and revenue.
WEBMD - MEDSCAPE | 3.2016 - 5.2018
UI design manager. Heading up a team of 6 designers working on WebMD and Medscape products.
WEBMD - MEDSCAPE | 8.2013 - 3.2016
Lead designer on the product team. Responsible for designing a wide range of product offerings that hosts physician portals and related mobile applications for physicians and healthcare professionals.
THE COLLEGE BOARD | 8.2012 - 8.2013
Art director of online marketing on programs that specialize in building student, teacher and parent awareness around college planning.
ZETA INTERACTIVE | 6.2011 - 7.2012
Senior designer for accounts that specialize in email marketing, digital publishing, search engine marketing and optimization, social media marketing and online advertising.
PUBLICIS | 6.2007 - 6.2011
Senior designer and art director for accounts such as Heineken, LG and General Mills and Fiber One.

Education

PRATT INSTITUTE | BKLYN, NY
BFA with a concentration on Graphic Design
GENERAL ASSEMBLY | NY, NY
User Experience Design

Skills

Sketch
Invision Studio
Principle
User Centered Design
Visual Design
UX Design
ADA
Zeplin
Traditional Illustration
Digital Illustration
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
HTML
CSS