Shannon is an interdisciplinary creative that specializing in interaction design with a passion for creating functional and beautiful experiences for users. Her work aspires to create social impact through design by serving real needs. She enjoys discovering user insights and how they will inform design and in-turn govern and strengthen the prototyping process. She has a B.F.A. from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and is working towards an M.S. in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) from Iowa State University (ISU). She cares about government literacy, engagement and access, healthcare, social justice, equality, and environmental sustainability.
Shannon currently lives in Silicon Valley and finds the rapid advances in technology and science in the valley to be energizing. In her free time, Shannon is a fine art painter with a love of color.
HTML5/CSS3, Sketch 3, OmniGraffle, InVision, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Fireworks), CMS (Bootstrap, WordPress, MediaWiki), Balsamiq, Microsoft Visio, UXPin, Keynote, Google Drive organization and version control, Google Analytics, Principal