I am a user experience professional and educator. I have over fifteen years of experience in leading interactive design, graphic design, and marketing teams. I am currently employed as a Senior Director of User Experience at Mastercard. My prior experience includes Adjunct Professor at Monroe Community College and the Art Institute of St. Louis, Web Designer at Abercrombie & Kent and Marketing Coordinator at Kaufman, Rossin & Co. I received my BA in Multimedia as Summa Cum Laude with a 3.9 GPA and in the Honors Program at Bradley University. I also obtained a 4.0 GPA in the Human Computer Interaction Graduate Certificate program at University of Missouri and a 4.0 in the Masters of Business Administration program at Mississippi State University.