Katharine Carr
UX Professional

Resume

Work Experience

TMP Government
Graphic Designer | August 2015–Current

  • Designs recruitment websites. Uses client branding guidelines, styles homepage content modules, interactive search features, job details pages, and several other standard issue web pages as part of the TalentBrew package TMP offers
  • Designs government websites for desktop and mobile based on wireframes. Works with Development and the UX Director to solve user experience problems at the design stage
  • Using accessibility standards, designed an interactive product search feature for AbilityOne’s website targeted to a largely disabled audience
  • Clients include AbilityOne, AstraZeneca, Bureau of Land Management, CSRA, Honeywell, Lockheed Martin

American Gastroenterological Association
Junior Graphic Designer | July 2014–August 2015
Sr. Web & Graphics Coordinator | August 2013–July 2014
Web & Graphics Coordinator | July 2012–August 2013

  • Designed art for digital promotional pieces such as marketing emails, landing page designs and app artwork to support the Creative Director and Web Manager
  • Uploaded and formatted AGA’s bimonthly print magazine, AGA Perspectives, into an HTML format
  • Created a microsite for a multi-association partnership using a Wordpress theme. Modified the HTML by hand to fit the clients’ needs
  • Created, exported and tested HTML marketing emails
  • Completed daily edits and updates to the organization’s website through a content management system
  • Responsible for maintaining and reporting statistics of AGA’s web performance and email open rates using Google Analytics, Wordpress’ Jetpack and HRS
 

Education

University of Baltimore
M.S., Interaction Design and Information Architecture
Ongoing

Courses Completed
User Research Methods
Information Architecture

Stevenson University
B.S., Visual Communication Design
Graduation: May 2011

Honors
Dean’s List, Fall 2010
Art Department Achievement Award, 2011

Artist in Residence Seminar
John Bielenberg, Project M: Think Wrong

Participant: September 2010

Professional Development

SSBART Group
The Accessibility Basics Webinar Series
Completed: April 2016

The Information Architecture Institute
World IA Day DC
Attended: February 2016

Skillcrush
Weekend Workshop: Building Responsive
Mobile Websites

Completed: November 2014

HOW
HOW Design Live Conference, 2014
Attended: May 2014

Skills

Axure
Adobe Creative Cloud
Content Management Systems
File Transfer Protocol Programs
Google Analytics
HTML & CSS
Omnigraffle
SEO
UXPin
Wireframing
Wordpress