Building purpose-driven, human-centered products

Christa is a consultant with 7 years of combined experience in communications, marketing, and user experience. 

Christa spent several years of her career in content marketing and public relations before shifting focus towards building smart, ethical products through user research. She is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Human-Centered Design & Engineering at the University of Washington.

In her personal time, she likes to spend time in the woods and practice yoga. She holds a bachelor's degree in communications from California State University, Fullerton, as well as a registered yoga teacher (RYT-200) certification with Yoga Alliance. 

Qualifications

  • 3 years in user experience
  • 7 years in product marketing (specialty in social media)
  • 9 years in communications
  • B.A. Communications, Public Relations
  • M.S. Human-Centered Design & Engineering (in progress)

Work History

  • UX Strategy & Marketing Consultant (2016-present)
  • Content Manager, Adobe (2016-2017)
  • Social Media Marketing Manager, Sunrun (2014-2016)
  • Sr. Account Executive, Edelman (2011-2014)
  • PR & communications, various (2009-2011)

Technical Skillset

  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Adobe XD (design/prototyping)
  • HTML/CSS basics
  • Tableau
  • Excel
  • Typeform
  • Mailchimp

 

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