I'm a problem solver, focused on making online experiences as clean and simple as possible. I enjoy playing with sticky notes, sketching, creating prototypes and having fun with code.

about me

I specialise in the user experience of high quality websites that are organised, work well, enjoyable to use and look good. I'm honest, communicative, collaborative, and enjoy a challenge from any project big or small. If you're interested in working with me please say hello!

Since graduating university with First Class Honours, (BA Hons, Multimedia Design and Digital Animation). I've evolved through the industry gathering extensive experience working with diverse clients throughout the UK; producing sites of small ecommerce scale to local government and international level.

  • I enjoy research, information architecture, user experience design, visual design and front-end development.
  • I enjoy working with clients, and involve them in my process to share the journey together.
  • I talk, and learn with clients through research and analysis to demonstrate their vision.
  • I help define business and user goals, design content structures and work through the necessary planning.
  • I use interactive prototypes and style guides to bring ideas to life, ensuring the creation of attractive, usable interfaces.
  • I write clean, standards-based code using the latest techniques and technologies.
  • I don't use jargon and like simplicity.

I work hard, take pride in my work, and love what I do!

Learning

I love learning, developing, and push myself to be proficient in all areas of my work.

I'm deeply passionate about the industry and work I produce. To embrace the latest ideas and keep up-to-date with industry developments, I'm always reading, plugging into podcasts, and attend as many workshops, meet-ups and conferences as I can. I find them a great opportunity to meet like-minded friends, make new friends, share ideas and chat about the industry.

Skills

  • A storyteller, delivering complex findings in simple actionable ways.
  • A team player, comfortable working within multi-disciplined teams.
  • An understanding of the developers world and their challenges.
  • Documentation of approach and functional specifications.
  • Conducting stakeholder and user research.
  • Creation of user personas and scenarios.
  • Competitive audit analysis.
  • Brand audit analysis and moodboard creation.
  • Analytics audit and analysis.
  • Undertaking content audit and documentation.
  • Creation of information architecture.
  • Creation of style guides and pattern libraries.
  • Running user experience workshops.
  • Running focus group and feedback workshops.
  • Creation of interactive prototypes.
  • Visual design creations.
  • HTML5 production.
  • Responsive CSS production (small screen and content first).