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Below are samples of my recent web design, development, and other interactive media work.



This section contains my work in core User Experience deliverables, HTML, JavaScript and CSS.

Stella & Dot

Fall 2011. I led UX Development team for Stella & Dot's replatform from NextWave to Magento. The project included a traditional B2C e-commerce shop and also an internal Stylist Lounge shop to support the Stella amp; Dot direct sales business model. Launced US, Canadian, and United Kingdom locales.

Stella amp; Dot

The Wall Street Journal

Spring/Summer 2010. At Optaros, I served as Senior UX Developer for the Wall Street Journal Customer Care Center project. Our team delivered wireframes, information architecture diagrams, and assembled presentation layer HTML/CSS.


This project is still under development.

The Wall Street Journal

Pterodáctilo Magazine

Summer 2009. Pterodáctilo is the University of Texas at Austin's spanish and portuguese art and literary magazine. In 2009, I helped the Department of Spanish and Portuguese convert it into an frequently updated online magazine featuring audio and video. WordPress powers the content management. The Pterodáctilo visual redesign was by Drew Wilson.


Whole Foods Market Video

Winter 2009. A video resource page for Whole Foods Market powered entirely by the Google YouTube API.

Whole Foods Market Video

Whole Story Blog

2008. The official blog for Whole Foods Market discusses organics, supporting local growers, green practices and other food-related subjects.


Whole Story

reSolutions Campaign

2008. This WordPress theme for the January 2008 Whole Foods Market campaign "reSolutions Start Here" features style-by-category blog posts. The design is based on in-store print material and shelf talkers.


Whole Foods Market University redesign (WFM-U 2.0)

Fall 2007. During Summer 2007, the Whole Foods Market University website was redesigned for greater usability and scalability. Upgrades include implementation of a grid design system, content management solutions, an updated media player with database connectivity, five-star feedback rating system, and AJAX powered usage statistics.  Not available externally.

WFM-U 2.0

Whole Earth Weigh-in

Spring 2007. For the 2007 Earth Month campaign for Whole Foods Market, the microsite's design replicated the campaign's print material and drove traffic to BeGreen's Carbon Footprint Calculator. No longer available.

Whole Earth Weigh-in

Whole Foods Market University

Spring 2005. The original design for Whole Foods Market University included flash based applets, slot machine style course navigation, Flash video media players, and e-newsletters. No longer available.


While Flash elements are often incorporated in my site designs, the following projects are stand-alone applications and e-learning courseware.


Fall 2008. Portfolio site for Brooklyn based artist Michael Merck. In addition to several art galleries, this site includes and interactive "Gallery of Lost Moths."


No longer online. Demo upon request.


WholeFoodsMarket.com Redesign Site Tour

Summer 2008. This short video highlights several updates and online community additions to the public website for Whole Foods Market.


Destination Summer

Destination Summer

Summer 2008. Whole Foods Market and Food Network microsite features a regional culinary map and summer grilling recipes. Visitors can also enter a sweepstakes to win tickets to Farm Aid 2008.


Destination Summer

WholeFoodsMarket.com Homepage Flash Pieces

2008. These Flash pieces from the wholefoodsmarket.com homepage include the Bring Your Own Bag announcement, Secret Ingredient Showdown, Whole Earth Generation, and Destination Summer.



How to Thoroughly Clean for Organics

2007. How To Thoroughly Clean for Organics is a course that teaches Whole Foods Market Team Members how to clean and sanitize surfaces and tools that come into contact with organic perishables. Presented as a mock educational film, key components include seamless integration of Flash and widescreen Flash video and drag and drop quizzes.


How to Clean

Whole Foods Market IT Team Member Announcement Generator

2006. Designed for Team Leaders without Photoshop, this flash application allows users to upload an image, resize it, modify and size text, and export a jpeg image for inclusion in a new hire announcement e-mail.


IT TM Announcement Generator

Introduction to Organics

2006. This introductory course explains organic foods and how they differ from natural and conventional products.  Using an American Gothic theme, key features include drag-and-drop quizzes, common customer questions assessment, and animations.


Introduction to Organics

Graphic Design

The Encyclopedia Show – Austin

Spring & Summer 2010. The Encyclopedia Show is a multi-genre presentation of creative performances on a central theme taken from an actual encyclopedia. Quirk is welcome, as are fashionable falsehoods. I produced promotional posters for the inaugural season in Austin and also took performace photographs.

The Encyclopedia Show Austin