I work full time for Kent State's College of Communication & Information (CCI) as a User Experience Designer at the college and IdeaBase, a collaborative, student-powered design agency located in Downtown Kent, where we conduct research, design and development work for real-world clients, both inside and outside the university. I also run my own freelance web and UX consulting business.


Make the web an engaging experience for all through user-centered design, content strategy and standards-based development.


Kent State University, August 2010 Master’s of Science, User Experience Design

Kent State University, August 2008 Bachelor’s of Arts, Electronic Media Management


November 2014 – Present

IdeaBase and College of Communication and Information, Kent State University, User Experience Designer

November 2012 – November 2014

University Communications and Marketing, Kent State University , Interactive Designer and Developer

August 2011 – November 2012

Division of Information Services, Kent State University , Lead IT User Support Analyst

August 2010 – August 2011

Division of Information Services, Kent State University , Marketing Coordinator

August 2007 – August 2010

The Tech Spot, Kent State University , Graduate Assistant and Computer Consultant

2008 – 2009

School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Kent State University, Graduate Assistant

2004 – Present

Freelance Web Programming and Design, Hallahan Productions