Design is extroverted.


Good design doesn’t keep to itself. Share the good you know; better more experiences than you can create.


2018 Business Camp: Design presented by the Design Forward Alliance

November 2018
Passionate about bringing design knowledge to San Diego, Dr. Don Norman founded the Design Forward Alliance to ignite conversation and action around how human-centered design (HCD) can improve the way we live, work and play, and provide businesses, educators and government with the tools to affect real and lasting change. This conference will provide the chance to learn about the many variations of design available to users of those services.


World Interaction Day by Adobe

September 2018
Presented in partnership with Adobe and IxDA, World Interaction Design Day is an annual event where we come together as a united global community to show how interaction design improves the human condition. The aim is to have a positive, long-lasting impact by facilitating activities that support dialogue and outcomes.
I was a live presenter for Adobe’s livestream event building an extension application for Kountable with Adobe XD.


Adobe Connect: UX Design and Prototyping for Educators

August 2018
In partnership with Edge Gain Ltd, Adobe provides practice specific courses for educators continuing their own education. This particular course was on UX design and prototyping and as the guest expert visiting one week of the course, I discussed my process and practice of UX at Kountable Inc.


SDXD: Twas a dark and stormy night... The Power of Stories

January 2016
I was a participant in a panel of expert storytellers discussing what makes a great story. In my short presentation I discussed the value of service blueprinting a company’s story and the value it brings to any product or service.