EXPERIENCE DESIGN | INTERACTION DESIGN | DESIGN RESEARCH | DESIGN STRATEGY | PARTICIPATORY DESIGN | DESIGN JUSTICE 



Allied Media Conference
experience design
2022
i am currently supporting Allied Media Conference (AMC2022) in designing the first-ever hybrid conference in the organization’s 20+ year history.



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Allied Media Projects
experience design
2021
i supported Allied Media Projects in practicing ways to adapt UX design practices and methods into their work, both internally and externally, in ways that center Design Justice and consentful technology.


this support included co-shaping and co-facilitating an all-staff interactive workshop to explore foundations of user experience (UX) design from a Design Justice lens. we also worked in departmental teams to examine possible ways of working with experience design and Design Justice to (re)design and (re)shape community programming, organizational operations, and ways of working together.

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Black Womxn Flourish
experience design
2020
Black Womxn Flourish is a design for wellbeing collective founded by Denise Shanté Brown.


i worked with Black Womxn Flourish and Wildlogic to support digital strategy for the launch of their new website. key phases and deliverables included stakeholder interviews, site mapping, and wireframing, all through a co-design process.

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Briteweb
experience design
2019 - present
as a senior user experience strategist with Vancouver-based Briteweb, i have led research and design strategy for the a variety of interactive projects with organizations in the social impact sector, including Accion Opportunity Fund, Start Early, and the Global Alliance for the Future of Food.

Consentful Tech Project
training
2019-2020

i worked with the Consentful Tech Project to co-design and co-facilitate an introductory consentful tech workshop.


in this workshop, participants explored and defined consent, explored differences between safety and security, considered the impact of our data bodies on our communities, and explore core elements of digital consent through the FRIES framework.

this workshop is shaped and informed by Our Data Bodies: Digital Defense Playbook released by the Our Data Bodies Project.

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Design Justice Network
experience design
2018-2019
the Design Justice Network is a collective of mediamakers, technologists, storytellers, educators, facilitators, and artists committed to practicing Design Justice Principles


i worked with peer members of the Design Justice Network — including designers, developers, and strategists — to redesign the network’s website.

within the broader redesign process, i co-designed and co-facilitated community surveys, identified core goals and pain points, reshaped information architecture, build wireframes, and conducted usability testing.

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Equity-Centered Community Design: Trainings + Field Guide
experience design
2017 - 2018
as part of the Creative Reaction Lab team, i supported the production and release of the first Equity-Centered Community Design Field Guide through tool (co-)creation, content strategy, and design strategy.

i also co-designed and (co-)facilitated trainings and workshops in Equity-Centered Community Design with 500+ people across the united states working in sectors including but not limited to: media, government, education, and health/care.

Creative Reaction Lab released the Equity-Centered Field Guide in February 2018.

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