Creative and enthusiastic human factors engineering researcher focused on advancing state of practice of products and visualizations that makes a difference in peoples lives. Versatile and driven user experience designer, interaction designer, user researcher, and human factors engineer with 20 years experience developing first of their kind systems that facilitate human interaction, complex problem solving, and understanding. Experienced with all aspects of UX/HSI design, including: behavioral research, knowledge elicitation, human-computer interaction, information architecture, interaction design, and usability testing.
What makes me unique? Very strong UX/HSI background paired with a deep understanding of human cognition and decision-making behavior. Experienced in all phases of system engineering and integration, engaging users and incorporating their requirements into delivered products. Expertise in making big data systems usable through highly scalable user interface design and data visualization including: streaming data visualization, visual data mining, visual search and recommendation, and storytelling using visualization. Champion of user needs, while being mindful of business and technical restraints.