user experience designer with proven ability to translate business objectives into engaging visual communication.


twelve years of designing and developing unique customer experiences from concept into production • Highly innovative, passionate creative with proficiencies in visual UI design, UX design, prototyping, user-centered design principles and methodologies, visual identity and brand strategy • keen eye for design and attention to detail in all things • Thrive under pressure in fast paced and deadline driven environments • Organized and meticulous by nature • Natural leader • Able to tell engaging stories through a visual medium • Believe in design as better approach to solving human problems • Innate drive to make things work.



visual design

ui design • interaction design

digital Design • print design


ux design

prototyping • documentation 

user flows • design systems


creative direction

brand strategy • process development

content creation • concepting


art direction

brand experience • visual identity

presentations • storyboarding





platt college san diego

b.a. media arts – web design


platt college san diego

a.a.s. graphic design


university of colorado – boulder

b.s. business marketing











thermo fisher scientific

senior ux designer


lead designer for site-wide refresh program of •  redfined UI components, information architecture, customer journey, user experience, and content strategy to create true templates and enhance our design system • conduct user testing and  interview project stakeholders to refine key visual elements and enhance customer experiences • contributed to design system, component libraries, and usage guidelines • project manage and oversee production of a conceptual designs and true templates • atomic precision.



brand buddha

art director • ux designer


fast-paced creative advertising agency in San Clemente, CA • specializing in ui/ux design, interaction design, print & digital design, wireframing, rapid prototyping, user flows & personas,  and brand identity/strategy • provide leadership and creative/art direction to junior designers and collaborate with cross-disciplinary creative team to bring ideas from concept and into production with accuracy and on-deadline • direct on-brand initiatives through interactive web experiences and multi-channel marketing campaigns • established company-wide process for website development, internal reviews, and client-facing presentations •  mindful experiences.



waveside solutions

creative director • ux designer


founder and creative director of creative design agency in Dana Point, CA • specializing in brand identity, brand strategy, ui/ux design, custom ecommerce & wordpress development, and all forms of digital and print design • built and maintained client relationships, managed marketing budgets, outsourced creative teams, and facilitated contract negotiations for clients on retainer • Increased product sales and optimized brand awareness through multi-channel marketing campaigns and interactive website experiences • collected analytics and conducted user testing to enhance ui/ux components and measure campaign effectiveness • provided solutions.



fortune builders

senior graphic designer


real estate investing education company in San Diego, CA • worked closely with CMO, marketing director, and brand manager to translate business objectives into effective marketing campaigns and visual communications • designed wireframes, prototypes, interactive websites, online tools/software, and mobile applications • executed quarterly strategies to advance brand exposure and lead creative discovery and art direction • managed a team of in-house designers and oversaw design hand-off to developers • developed design systems and creative process to streamline project efficacy • established company-wide guidelines and supervised use of branded materials with internal/external teams • increase seminar attendance by 22% with re-designed registration landing pages and developed a holistic brand experience through entire student lifecycle  crushed it.



anacom media

senior web designer


acted as the lead designer at a client-driven marketing agency in San Diego, CA • specialized in ui/ux design, custom development, visual identity, and brand strategy • designed and developed 30+ Bootstrap websites in one year • collaborated with creative director, junior designers, content creators, and developers • created visual identity and brand guidelines for various startup companies • gained invaluable knowledge on brand strategy, logo design, and website development process • wore every hat.

Jesse Anton Gawlik

user experience designer with proven ability to translate business objectives into engaging visual communication.


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