Jedi - User Experience Designer
Available for consultations, education and instruction, freelance work, and startups.

1st User Experience: Toolkit & Development Class Completed

UCLAx UX: Toolkit & Development

I’m thrilled to announce that I’ve just completed instruction of my second class, and the first User Experience: Toolkit & Development class, through the UCLA Extension program. Here’s the school’s description of the class: Creating powerful web experiences requires the ability to quickly get ideas out,…

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Teaching User Experience: Mobile First Online, This Spring at UCLAx


I’m excited to announce that I’ll be teaching the first User Experience: Mobile First class online this spring, through the UCLA Extension program. Here’s the school’s description of the class: User Experience Design is challenged and inspired by new developments in laptops, tablets, mobile…

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New, Fully Responsive Sentara Healthcare Network Website Design

Sentara homepage

One of my bigger engagements and contributions as a user experience designer (last year at EPAM), was on the redesign of Sentara Healthcare’s website, which recently just launched: Sentara Healthcare relaunched its public-facing website on Thursday, March 12. This website brings together multiple websites into…

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User Experience: Responsive Web Design for homepage

Last year I provided extensive UX design services on a work assignment for my employer’s client, A visual designer and I were tasked to provide design support to their in-house team, providing recommendations on multiple tracks of work, a few of which…

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Cross-Device, Platform Rdio Playback Bug Between Android & Apple?


I recently discovered an interesting bug on Rdio that allows for cross-device, cross-platform playback on completely disparate operating systems and devices. I had commuted into work, streaming from their Android app on my Google Nexus 5 (running Lollipop v5.0.0). Then, sitting down with…

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UX & IxD Design for Disney’s iOS App & RWD Companion Website

Disney Story App Icon

My last contract project at Disney Interactive Media Group (DIMG) wrapped back in September 2012, and involved a pretty complex iOS web app for image/video sharing, with a responsively designed companion site for public sharing/viewing. I worked on a large team supplemented by…

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