purpose > plansThe “why” behind a choice matters more to me than the choice itself.
make informed design decisionsMy role is to make intentional, high-quality design decisions.
people > deliverablesI foster psychological safety, wellbeing, and impact through my work, centering those with marginalized identities.
build for the margins to build for everyoneAccessible design is great design. The curb cut out effect is underutilized.
It's not always tidy & linear, but all my design projects cycle through these 4 major phases:
1I research what problems to solve and scope potential solutions.
2I design with the right level of fidelity for the unknowns and understand what my design says to the world.
3I measure the design against success criteria and evaluate strengths and weaknesses.
4Repeat steps 1-3 until the job is done.