The Web and Graphic Designer with over 10 years of UI/UX design and front-end development experience creating award winning high impact interfaces. Working with and for a variety of clients in government, commercial and educational markets. As a user experience specialist created modern solutions around user-centered designs for websites, web applications, and mobile apps. Oversaw design and development life cycle of an application from brainstorming, wireframing to design composition, prototyping, and technical implementation. One of the biggest impacts on the world was designing interface for national medical devices database. Championed simple search experience for public to easily access information. Most unusual was been a guest judge on Bravo Top Chef National Tour in DC.


Work Experience

Oracle

Principal User Experience Designer / Team Lead

www.oracle.com

2014 – current

Work as Lead UX Designer in Bureau of User Experience (ACS UX) product development team under Advanced Customer Support Group. Create and design suite of products for customer facing Cloud Services. Enforce uniform design vision to improve user experience and usability across a suite of products.

Implement and enforce UX Processes from start to end of a project life cycle

Lead an overall design vision for Global Engineering Group’s cloud services

Implement Bootstrap and HTML/LESS UI component prototype

Facilitated and host review sessions in collaberative enviroment wiht stake holders across different countries and time zones.



Booz Allen Hamilton

Senior Consultant / Interactions Designer

www.boozallen.com

2007 – current

Used current trends and modern technologies to create high-impact user interfaces for websites, data-rich applications and mobile apps. Introduced innovative user experience elements to improve data consumption, interaction and communication.

Designed user experience and for web sites, web applications, and mobile apps including wireframe development, prototyping, and usability testing.

Designed branding and identity for varies government agencies including posters, seals, conference materials, flyers, newsletters, and info graphics.

Built websites and web apps using XHTML, CSS, SASS, OWF, JavaScript frameworks like jQuery and EXTJS, and CMS applications like WordPress.

Facilitated brainstorming sessions with stakeholders and SMEs, presented designs to small and large audiences, and oversaw the full project lifecycle.



NOMNATION

Founder / Social Media & Graphic Design

www.nomnomboris.com

2008 – current

Founded and actively maintained content-oriented and award-winning startup with focus on developing, shaping, and creating an active fan base. Engage online users and brands to drive communications and brand awareness.

Designed branding for number of commercial and non-profits, including business cards, promotional materials, character, posters, and newsletters.

Built websites, newsletters, prototype and templates using semantic hand coded code and jQuery. Create CMS powered websites using WordPress.

Developed partnerships and contacts with local companies and restaurants like Dishcrawl, CoCo Sala, Supafraud and Maryland Seafood Festival.



Art Institute of Washington

Adjunct Professor / Interactive Media

www.artinstitutes.edu/arlington

2012

Taught Web 101 Fundamentals of Web Design class. Introduced students to design principles, best practices, browsers, semantic markup, XHTML, and CSS.

U.S. Department of Interior

Consultant / Web Designer

www.doi.gov

2007

Supported department’s ongoing content migration to the new Communique CMS. Implemented cross-browser compliance and tableless / deprecating design as a new agency standard.

Argosy University

Webmaster / Web & Graphic Designer

www.argosydc.net

2006 – 2007

Designed and developed new campus website in accordance with University branding and Section 508 accessibility requirements. Introduced new cross-browser compliance and tableless / deprecating design.



Awards & Recognitions

  • Maryland Seafood Festival Judge
    2012, 2013
  • Graphic Design USA
    2008 (2), 2009, 2011, 2012
  • Washington Post Top Foodie Nomination
    2010, 2011
  • Top Chef National Tour Guest Judge
    2011
  • Booz Allen Team Appreciation Award
    2009 (2), 2010
  • Alpha Chi Academic Excellence
    2011
  • Art Institute Academics Achievement
    2011
  • Washingtonian Highest Academics
    2011
  • EDMC Design Scholarship
    2006
  • AiW Dean List
    2004 to 2007
  • AiW Web Design Scholarship
    2004, 2006
  • U.S. Presidential Education Silver Star
    2004


Proficiency

  • XHTML
  • CSS
  • SASS / SCSS
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • PHP
  • WordPress
  • CMS
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • Dreamweaver
  • Espresso IDE
  • Cross Browser
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Professional Skills

Web Design 99%

User Experience 99%

Graphic Design 99%

Development 80%

Mobile Design 50%

Client Engagement 70%

Social Media 80%

Digital Photography 80%

Foodie 99%


Education

BFA: Interactive Media & Web Design

The Art Institute of Washington (AiW)

Summa Cum Laude / GPA: 3.9

2007

Usability & Accessibility Section 508 Training

Section 508.org

U.S. Rehabilitation Act

2007