Hi I'm Katie!

I hope to make the world just a little easier to navigate for the people in it. ​

About me

I’m a UX researcher and designer currently creating innovative B2B and B2C healthcare products. I use both qualitative and quantitative research methods to uncover the voice of the user and tirelessly advocate for this voice in every product decision made.

Education

Stanford University

'19 M.S. Mechanical Engineering

Product Methodology Concentration

'18 B.S. Product Design

Graduated with Distinction

Explore my Experience

Orata

How can you reduce the stress on oysters to improve productivity of the farm?

Current Work

Improving the patient Experience through price transparency

Other Work

User research has led to some entertaining places...

Skills

Super Powers

Qualitative research
Need-finding 
Journey-mapping 
Presenting research 
Advocating for the user 
Collaborating with developers 
Creating research plans 
Bridging design and research

Comfort zone

Task-based usability testing
Quantitative analysis
Survey design
Sketch
UserZoom
Qualtrics
Prototyping

foundation laid

Python
R
Tableau
Leveraging designs systems
Pixel-perfect design