RESUME


WORK EXPERIENCE

UX Visual Designer | Microsoft
Jan. 2019 - Present

I am part of the Microsoft 365 studio team at Microsoft. I am a v-dash team member of the web team, I work primarily redesigning the Office site. I create new design systems, modules, and templates to use for US and International markets. I set up web templates based on business requirements. I come up with innovative ways to experience the site based on accessibility and business goals. I work closely with other designers and site managers to enhance the user experience for our partners and audience.

Art Director | VMLY&R
2017- 2019

I was part of the VMLY&R Creative advertising team that helps clients with web design needs and advertising campaigns. I worked on different accounts focusing primarily on the Microsoft account. Responsible for art directing social media campaigns, anthem videos for Microsoft, review visual materials and assess validity and appropriateness from a brand perspective. I assisted Creative Directors with innovative advertising ideas to determine our client’s needs.

Visual/UX Designer | Hansen Belyea
2015 - 2017

Responsible for assisting the Creative Director with the development of innovative, thoughtful design ideas across all media that hit business goals. I was in charge of the UX design and web design for all Hansen Belyea clients. I conducted research, created personas, worked and led the team with design thinking. I worked very closely with the dev team to make sure we get the best product based on human-centered design and business goals.

Freelance Art Director and Designer
2012 - 2017

I designed high-impact, human-centered website with strong appeal, intuitive navigation to maximize user engagement, brand identity design systems. I worked with editorials overseas designing books and print materials, and brand identity. Some of clients: Seattle International Film Festival, Tote.Me LLC, La Escalera Bar Marbella, Farmacia Gracia, Procuraduria y Gestion LLC, Seattle Audubon Society etc.

Art Editor | Spindrift Art & Literary Journal
2013 - 2015

Responsible for designing “Spindrift, Shoreline Community College’s award-winning art, and literary journal”. Responsible for determining how to represent a concept visually, and developing the overall look and style of the publication.


EDUCATION

Media Communication and Advertising | Bachelors Degree
Universidad Europea | Spain | 2006 - 2010

Digital Photography | Associate Degree
Universidad Europea | Spain | 2006 - 2010

User Experience Design | Design Degree
General Assembly | Seattle | 2015

Graphic Design | Associate Degree
Shoreline Community College | 2012 - 2015


COMPETENCIES

Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Figma, InVision, art direction, design thinking, web design, UX and UI design, basic HTML, creative conceptualization, wireframes, prototyping, advertising, integrated marketing campaigns, typography, layout composition, brand identity, illustration, social campaigns, booth design, color theory, agency experience, in-house experience, remote experience, and team management.

Soft Skills
Creative, empathetic, detail oriented, organized, team player, customer-centric, human-centered thinking.

Languages Skills
English | Professional proficiency
Spanish | Native speaker