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Creative known for creating memorable experiences. Background in game development and emerging technologies. Experienced in screenwriting for children’s video games. As a teacher learned the value of good communication and quick but fair judgment; pivot-friendly.
Keen analytical sense and knack for understanding user experience needs. Use Excel for fun. Quick learner at home in both the logical and emotional worlds.
March 2021 -
UX Content Collective
Learned UX writing methodologies and skills.
Wrote new content for a mockup mobile app (Handshake) as a capstone project.
Advocated for design and content strategy choices.
Pursued extracurricular exercises including conversational design challenges
GAME DESIGN / GRADUATE ASSISTANT
September 2016 - September 2017
Engagement Lab @ Emerson College, Boston, MA
Developed an educational mobile game for children’s hygiene in Tamil Nadu, India.
Synthesized children’s mobile usage statistics, demographics, and data from similar initiatives.
Contributed to game design and development, facilitated playtests, in video production and editing.
Salzburg Global Seminar, Salzburg, Austria
Oversaw production of student media projects, including quality assurance, and teaching new digital programs.
Lead group discussions and brainstorming.
Assisted faculty with teaching and course planning.
ACTIVITIES DESIGNER, SUBSTITUTE TEACHER
June 2018 - Present
Glen Urquhart School, Beverly, MA
Conceive and execute game-based learning curricula for ages 4-11.
Foster employee, student, and parent relationships.
Create and lead nature- and science-based learning programs.
PROJECT PRODUCTION CONSULTANT
January 2019 - November 2019
Resonance Insights, Manchester, MA
Worked in a small team that designed, tested a variety of surveys for international and domestic clients.
Coded new functionalities and branching survey logic.
Created interfaces and databases for up to 4000 users.
User experience writing, design, and research
Storytelling in multiple media
Creating evocative project names
Undeterred by roadblocks
Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel;
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator;
Content management systems
UX WRITERS COLLECTIVE
UX Writing Fundamentals
M.A., Media Design
(formerly Civic Media: Art and Practice)
B.A., Visual Media Arts
Concentration in Interactive Media