Ready to interpret the abstract, focus the creative, and deliver value for each client.

  • Received Webby Award—Human Rights Campaign Website redesign
  • LinkedIn with 656 professionals
  • Limited-edition achievement recognizing early members of Workfolio
  • Mobile Strategy & UX Design
  • UX Design, User Research & Creative Project Management

Summary

Creative leader with global experience crafting unique UX solutions for some of the world’s most recognized companies. Expertise in digital design and creative innovation including strategy, marketing, and business development. Proven ability to inspire and focus creative teams to generate big ideas and deliver innovative work under tight deadlines. Skilled director who executes high-impact UX and mobile projects for measurable results. Effective communicator who establishes lasting client and partner relationships, strengthening their confidence in the value of digital services.

Timeline

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    Digital Creative Director, IBM iX

    Execute creative design management for IBM’s client facing digital agency in fast-paced, time sensitive environments. Defined vision and product strategies for establishing strong customer experiences for clients. Launched a new strategy offering for mobile, addressing client challenges and delivering actionable recommendations.

    Clients include Sprint, T-Mobile, Medtronic, Cardinal Health, SoCal Edison, CEMEX, United Airlines, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Costco, PepsiCo, and Mars.

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    Group Creative Director, Kintera

    Creative director—develop high-value marketing, communications, and digital systems Directed operations for creative design and consulting group comprised of 22 people in 3 locations across the U.S. Delivered brand strategy and digital designs resulting in membership growth, better user experiences, deeper engagement, and more effective marketing.


    Clients included Intl. Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), Lance Armstrong Foundation, Flight 93 Memorial Fund, and National Resource Defense Council (NRDC).and processes to manage creative projects for global businesses.

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    Interactive Creative Director, IBM iX

    Designed and produced innovative client Web design and branding projects. Direct all creative operations within the studio and help expand business for IBM ecommerce, content management, and portal products.

    Clients included United States Postal Service, National Collegiate Athletic Association, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, State of New Jersey Courts, and NYC Dept. of Education.

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    Interactive Creative Director, Active Matter, Inc.

    Managed creative and user experience services business to support association software product sales. Grew department by 250% and established UX delivery process leading to more efficient delivery and increased revenue.

    Clients included Sylvan Learning, Human Rights Campaign, United Way, Discovery Channel, AvalonBay, Adventist Healthcare and Motient.

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    Creative Director, FedData Corporation

    Created online brand and communication campaigns for healthcare and technology clients. Managed cost center for web design, marketing, and editorial services expanding corporate capabilities and business opportunities.

    Clients included National Institutes of Health, Environmental Protection Agency, National Cancer Institute and various state and local governments.

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    VP, Creative Director, MHI, Inc.

    Managed production operations for an integrated marketing, communications, and Website design company. Created technical support application allowing easier tracking and quicker customer service.

    Clients included Response Networks, Strayer University, Unitech, Mid-Atlantic Venture Fund, SpaceHab, Stonestreet Capital and TASS Software.

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    Creative Director, TRI, Inc.

    Directed creative design and video group for award winning corporate communications department. Launched the Journal of the National Cancer Institute’s Associates Program consolidating a number of peer-reviewed research sources.

    Clients included Environmental Protection Agency’s public relations initiatives for Clean Cities, Energy Star and Green Lights and The Associates Program for The Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

Education Highlights

  • Executive MBA Certificate
    A.B. Freeman School of Business—Tulane University—New Orleans, LA
  • Associate in Fine Arts
    NOVA,—Arlington, VA

Causes

  • Art Directors Club of Metropolitan Washington
    2 time president
  • ACT-SO Design Judge—Student Competition
    Montgomery County Maryland Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO)
  • Design Judge
    The Internet Advertising Competition and The Web Marketing Association’s Mobile WebAwards.

Interests

  • Photography
    Architectural, landscape & travel
  • Illustration
    Traditional media & digital

portfolio

  • Mars Web Design
    Mars Web Design
  • Case Advice iPad App
    Case Advice iPad App
  • Japan Post iPad App
    Japan Post iPad App
  • Petco iPad App
    Petco iPad App
  • Expert Seller iPad App
    Expert Seller iPad App
  • Vouch Smartphone App
    Vouch Smartphone App
  • Carlyle Group Web Design
    Carlyle Group Web Design
  • NYC Digital Promotion
    NYC Digital Promotion
  • IBM Think Lab App
    IBM Think Lab App
  • Brinley Rum Web Design
    Brinley Rum Web Design
  • Costco Web Design
    Costco Web Design
  • AIGA Get Out the Vote Poster
    AIGA Get Out the Vote Poster

Location

United States

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