Program Manager Intern
Bellevue, Winter 2012
Designed and prototyped UIs for Bing Mobile based
on user data and scenarios. Organized user studies at
Microsoft’s UX labs. Facilitated teams of developers and
designers in improving Bing Mobile’s image search.
Front-End Dev Intern
Palo Alto, Summer 2011
Developed front-end features for the News Feed,
visible to over 845 million active users. Iterated quickly
alongside designers and PMs to increase feed usability
based on user studies.
Data Science Intern
Palo Alto, Fall 2010
Studied Facebook user data; visualized and presented
results. Designed and deployed an internal HTML5
canvas app for data visualization. Wrote a MapReduce
task scheduler to query Facebook’s data store.
iPhone Dev Intern
Toronto, Winter 2010
Architected a cross-platform game framework in C++
and OpenGL. Created iPhone games as part of an agile
team (Style Studio and Blade Battle on the App Store).
Web/iPhone Dev Intern
Toronto, Summer 2009
Coded a Twitter aggregation site (Twackle.com) using
agile methodologies. Developed the front-end for a
hedge fund management app.
Sept. 2011 - Dec. 2011
Designed and built a Facebook Timeline cover photo
sharing site; received media coverage and several
thousand users (CoverPhotoFinder.com).
UX Design & Prototypes
Designed and built a visualization of AOL search data.
Won a visualization competition at Adobe SF.
Sept. 2011 - Current
Designing a tablet app to automatically transcribe live
meetings to text.
Nov. 2010 - May 2011
Designed and developed a social Rails app to help
students find public events.
To design beautiful software
products with a focus on
minimalism and data-driven
Adept with Photoshop,
Illustrator, InDesign, Flash
Proficient in front-end dev
Trained in HCI, user testing
Experienced in software
University of Waterloo
Sep. ‘08 - Apr. ‘13
Anticipated Bachelor of
Advanced HCI electives
(CS 489, SE 382)