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Hi, I'm Matt.

I'm a minimalist and mobile-first design enthusiast with a passion for user-centered solutions. I am experienced in innovatively strategizing, conceptualizing, and delivering engaging experiences throughout a product’s lifecycle. 

I'm a minimalist and mobile-first design enthusiast with a passion for user-centered solutions. I am experienced in innovatively strategizing, conceptualizing, and delivering engaging experiences throughout a product’s lifecycle. 

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2018—Present

Google

Tackling complex tasks, transform them into intuitive, accessible and easy-to-use designs for users around the world—ranging from novice to sophisticated users.

2017—2018

Toyota

UX lead responsible for creating design solutions and successfully tracking productivity improvement metrics to ensure business goals are met.

2017—2018

Toyota

UX lead responsible for creating design solutions and successfully tracking productivity improvement metrics to ensure business goals are met.

2017—2018

Toyota

UX lead responsible for creating design solutions and successfully tracking productivity improvement metrics to ensure business goals are met.

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2015—2017

JCPenney

UX Lead for redesign of the mobile app, yielding in a major increase in conversion. Contributed to an increase of Rewards enrollment and accounts linking.

2015—2017

JCPenney

UX Lead for redesign of the mobile app, yielding in a major increase in conversion. Contributed to an increase of Rewards enrollment and accounts linking.

2014—2015

Southwest

Provided design solutions for new and existing web pages and responsible for creating, editing, and enhancing Southwest.com.

2014—2015

Southwest

Provided design solutions for new and existing web pages and responsible for creating, editing, and enhancing Southwest.com.

2014—2015

Southwest

Provided design solutions for new and existing web pages and responsible for creating, editing, and enhancing Southwest.com.

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2013—2014

AdvoCare

Lead in major redesign which lead to a significant increase of user engagement and customer satisfaction for both corporate website and mobile apps.

2013—2014

AdvoCare

Lead in major redesign which lead to a significant increase of user engagement and customer satisfaction for both corporate website and mobile apps.

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JCPenney

JCPenney

JCPenney

An elegantly re-designed shopping experience dedicated to helping customers get their Penney’s worth every time.

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An elegantly re-designed shopping experience dedicated to helping customers get their Penney’s worth every time.

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An elegantly re-designed shopping experience dedicated to helping customers get their Penney’s worth every time.

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Southwest

Southwest

Southwest

A mobile re-design focused on delivering customers the highest quality of a mobile experience at Southwest Airlines. 

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A mobile re-design focused on delivering customers the highest quality of a mobile experience at Southwest Airlines. 

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A mobile re-design focused on delivering customers the highest quality of a mobile experience at Southwest Airlines. 

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Love My Closet

Love My Closet

Love My Closet

A mobile app that allows users to discover, share, and ultimately shop pre-curated & fully customizable looks.

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A mobile app that allows users to discover, share, and ultimately shop pre-curated & fully customizable looks.

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A mobile app that allows users to discover, share, and ultimately shop pre-curated & fully customizable looks.

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“I want to first say THANK YOU and second say WOW! You exceeded my expectations and continue to raise the bar. Love your passion for excellence, GTD attitude, creativity, vision, energy and fire you bring our team.”

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Mike Amend 
EVP at JCPenney

“Matt truly has a gift as an artist and the ability to take an idea and turn it into reality on the screen. Always prompt and hard working, Matt was a tremendous boost to our creative team. Respected and liked by all that worked with him, Matt was a great team player.”

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Patrick Wright 
CEO at Advocare

“I thoroughly enjoyed working with Matt he has a great work ethic and continues to deliver exceptional work. He communicates through unique concepts that deliver compelling stories, and solves problems for clients through thoughtful ideas that translate into designs for various mediums.”

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Scott Crowell 
Partner at Red Racer Advertising

“I would highly recommend Matt he is always up to the task and he does it in record time. Matt not only delivers exactly what we ask of him, he also finds time to give us his own version which yields original solutions to the problem.”

“I would highly recommend Matt he is always up to the task and he does it in record time. Matt not only delivers exactly what we ask of him, he also finds time to give us his own version which yields original solutions to the problem.”

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Dean Hlavinka 
Partner at 31,000 FT