MICHELLE IS A DESIGNER, UX PRACTITIONER, MAKER AND CAT ENTHUSIAST
Everything is an adventure. Intriguing experiences, learning new skills, even roadblocks. Reframing challenges into opportunities for improvement is her key to staying sane in this fast-paced industry.
With 15+ years of creative leadership expertise, this native Angeleno has lead the design of enterprise sites and mobile experiences for Fortune 100/500 companies.
To share her knowledge and give back to the wider creative community, Michelle has been a mentor for the Global Service Jam, spoken at Tech Trek, STEM camp for girls, guest lectured at CSUF, was on the Board of Directors for UXPA Los Angeles and Global Creative Director for World IA Day.
She has also launched successful fundraising campaigns and sites for non-profits, created a line of sustainable pet products, traveled the Trans-Siberian railway, blogged for Apartment Therapy and volunteered for Best Friends Animal Society and Fixnation.
Michelle graduated from Art Center College of Design with a BFA in Photography and from UC Irvine with a Master’s in Human-Computer Interaction + Design.