Hello, I'm Sarah

Sarah studied Visual Communication Design with a focus of interaction design at Kent State University. Over the years she has competed and won several hack-a-thon competitions. Sarah has spoken about her hack-a-thon experiences at the Weapons of Mass Creation conference. She has over 9 years of experience designing for the digital world. Her career started in designing for responsive eCommerce websites and it has evolved to working for several mobile product start-ups. Sarah gets joy out of influencing product design and vision. She can balance both high level and low level thinking to accomplish long term and short term product goals. Sarah works well in open and collaborative teams and enjoys growing her skills and learning from others.

Experience Innovator

Has a deep understanding of methodologies and can work throughout all phases of design thinking and process such as conceptual design, A/B testing, storyboards, user journey mapping, persona/scenario development, user task/interaction flow diagrams, information architecture, wireframes, prototypes, and high fidelity design.

Visual Conceptor

Create conceptual sketches to communicate design ideas as well as detailed design specifications for the finished product. Ensure brand standards with an attention to detail are appropriately integrated into all final designs to deliver a consistent experience.

Customer Advocate

Help identify user research needs and participate in immersive user research, A/B concept testing, and usability testing. Continuously seek and integrate user feedback and test results to optimize solutions. Conduct quality assurance testing to ensure quality design experience.

Natural Collaborator

Work with multiple functions, including product owners, developers, and UX peers throughout the product life cycle, seeking frequent feedback and integrating multiple considerations. Comfortable working in an agile environment using Kanban and Scrum methodologies.

Strategic Thinker

Comfortable presenting, gathering, collaborating on feature requirements. Identify and prioritize business and user goals to develop a holistic product perspective and to help drive strategic decisions.