Pittsburgh Civic Visions Research

This semester at Carnegie Mellon I’ve been fortunate to work with professor Dan Lockton as a research assistant. The project that I am working on is called Pittsburgh Civic Visions, on a team that includes Dan, myself, Ashlesha Dhotey, Nehal Vora,two other design masters candidates and Silvia Mata-Marin, a… Read More

FreeFlow Finance Platform

FreeFlow: a revenue management platform for freelancers and small business During my 12-week User Experience Design class at General Assembly, I researched, designed and prototyped a new web application. Motivation As a freelancer, I accept payment via many methods: Stripe, PayPal, Square cash, Chase Quick Pay, old-fashioned paper check,and direct bank… Read More

IDEO U: Insights for Innovation Course

In March of 2015 I enrolled in an online course to learn more about UX design methods. The class was taught by the design agency IDEO. The course, “Insights for Innovation” was taught by Coe Leta Stafford and Jane Fulton Siri and focused on high quality ethnographic and contextual research, interviewing… Read More