Hi I'm James! Thanks for checking out my site! I'm a UX / product designer with a background in architecture. I believe design is about achieving human thriving in a thoughtful, delightful way. I'm at home on teams that take a holistic approach aimed at creating lasting value. 

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Mind Mix

a mobile app for making meaningful connections

Tools

Adobe XD, InVision

Time

5 months, 2020

Role

Independent UX Designer & Researcher

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Responding to the paradox of increasing loneliness despite a more connected digital world - I look at existing social media and talk to people about how they form meaningful relationships and propose a way technology can serve our innate need to connect. 

Roadside Assistance App

UX Research for a rapidly growing platform

I work with a technology company to formulate research objectives in the context of business goals in collaboration with 2 independent designers. Interviewed service providers, developed company personas and identified actionable business opportunities and insights.

Role

UX Researcher on team of 3​

Time

2 months, 2020

Tools

Interviews, Personas,
Written report

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Artbook

Getting the most out of your museum visit

5 day solo design sprint. I design, build, and test a mobile prototype aimed at enriching the art museum experience.  I zero in on core user problems, sketch concept iterations and refine the art viewer’s journey through a more compelling gallery visit by curating what's personal and memorable.

Role

Solo UX Designer

Time

5 days, 2020

Tools

Adobe XD, InVision

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