A highly motivated and enthusiastic agile team leader with 20+ years experience driving technology and creative initiatives through all phase of development. Passion for user centered design and skilled at crafting a story for users at all touch points of brand engagement. An entrepreneurial spirit able to balance big ideas with the bottom line.
Experienced in leading cross functional on-site and off-shore teams using proven agile methodologies. Clear knowledge of managing multi-million dollar budgets, estimating large initiatives that span multiple teams, and planning future cost for sustainment of projects.
Inspires trust and confidence. Motivates others to push to greatness. Clear ability to look at the big picture and conceptualize. Exceptional ability to partner with internal and external stakeholders to create exception products and services that are functional, meet the needs of the user, and have clear metrics for success. Drives process improvements across organizations, with strong verbal and written communications and strong presentation skills at all levels of an organization.
Specialties: user experience, UX, motion graphics, agile project management, strategy, process improvement, concept development, agile development, content management and content management systems, Adobe CS6 (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, inDesign, Fireworks, Premiere) Autodesk 3dsmax, e-commerce, user interface design, logo design, brand development, trans-media storytelling, narrative design, idea seeding, website design and development, film/video production, mentoring, public speaking, improv comedy