Hello! My name is
A multi-disciplinary designer, who crafts cutting-edge digital experiences for innovative startups and established businesses.
My latest and best work
A little about me
I am a multi-disciplinary designer with over 10 years of experience working at businesses both large and small. My journey in this field has given me a profound appreciation for the power of design in enhancing user experiences, solving complex problems, and elevating brand identity. I firmly believe that every pixel, every line of code, and every color choice should serve a purpose, connecting users with products and brands in meaningful ways.
When i'm not working, I enjoy gaming, listening to music, and spending time with my family. I'm very passionate about web technologies and design, and love to build new products and memorable experiences.
What I can do for you
Skills + Services
Over the years of working with clients, and building my own projects, I've developed a wide array of skills that complement and benefit each other. Here's what I do well.
A strong foundation is essential for any project. I deliver beautiful and intuitive designs that align with your brand's essence.
I believe usability and aesthetics go hand-in-hand to make better products. I can design custom interfaces for any digital device type or screen size.
- Product Design (UI/UX)
- Web Design
- Graphic Design
- Design Systems
- Typography, color theory, logo design, branding, photo editing, and more!
Front-End Design & Development
Once the design is ready, it's time to take the concept live. I transform any design to a high-quality, responsive, and assessible end product that is always pixel-perfect.
My passion and strengths involve cutting-edge CSS (♥ BEM, SASS, Grid), HTML + JS.
I also love to teach and review CSS - keeping it tidy, modern, and most importantly, in parity with the design.
- WordPress theme development
- Static site development
- Accessibility testing
- Optimizing for speed & core web vitals
- Fully responsive designs
- Cross-browser testing
Management, Leadership & Coaching
As a manager in the design space, I have experience leading a talented design team. I provide visual direction and coaching in order to make your designs the best they can be!
I can help manage your design projects - keeping the tasks and team organized, and in sync with your organizations workflow and goals.
- Design team management and coaching
- Project Management
Tools I Use Daily
The best way I stay on top of my work is by using these essential tools, either working solo or collaboratively in team.
A brief look at my career
Jan 2018 - Dec 2023
Design Manager, Creative Lead, Product Design, Front-End Development
RKD Web Studios
Jun 2012 - Jan 2018
Ligament Design Group
Sep 2009 - Sep 2011
The Barrie Examiner
Feb 2009 - Oct 2009
Stephen McGhee Design
Sep 2008 - Present