design · user research · product definition · experimentation · 0-1 launches · native apps · team leadership

project highlights

Lyft • 2019-20

Driver-Rider Communication

Facilitating safe and productive communication before riders even get in their Lyft with in-app 2-way chat.

Coming soon

BUZZFEED • 2017-18 & the Tasty app

Unlocked Tasty from its Facebook-first shackles with its own search-optimized home on the web and a fun and functional iPhone app with step-by-step recipe guidance.

Coming soon


Native Quizzes

More addictive fun with trivia, personality quizzes, and polls in the BuzzFeed app.

Coming soon


BuzzFeed News App

Curated, interactive news, native on Android and iOS.

Coming soon
KS mobile pages and admin view

Kitchensurfing • 2014

Prix fixe home dining

Evolved a bespoke culinary experience to provide private chef service at scale. Admin and consumer UX.

Coming soon

work history



Product design and definition for tools to facilitate safe and productive driver-rider communication and improving rider feedback mechanisms. Based in New York.



Led product design and user research on Tasty owned and operated products (native apps, standalone website, and CMS). Also, designed native quiz and news experiences.



Product design and user research for a now-defunct 2-sided marketplace for at-home dining and private chefs.

...and before that

native & mobile web and new platforms at Vimeo; user interfaces and service design at frog design. graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in 2008.