Speaking

Upcoming Events

  • 1–3 December 2017 | WordCamp US (Nashville, TN) | volunteering

Also find me organizing and facilitating weekly workshops around the world with software users and decision-makers.

Past Presentations

Intro to User Journey Maps for Building Better Websites

4–6th August 2017 | WordCamp Minneapolis

Envisioning the Future with Teams Bogged in the Past

31st May 2017 | UXD Chicago meetup

Sneaking in Good UX Without a UX Budget

27th May 2017 | WordCamp Halifax (Nova Scotia)

Sneaking in Good UX Without a UX Budget

29-30th April 2017 | WordCamp Chicago

How to Speak at a WordCamp (and look like a pro)

18th April 2017 | WordPress DC meetup

Sneaking in Good UX Without a UX Budget

4th March 2017 | WordCamp Lancaster

Responsive Prototyping with WordPress and Atomic UI Libraries

15th February 2017 | Chicago Web Professionals Meetup

The Beautiful Train Ballet of the Future

5th February 2017 | Marketing People Podcast

10 Ways to Think Like a Political Strategist to Drive Institutional Change

14th January 2017 | UXCamp DC (DC)

Responsive Prototyping with WordPress and Atomic UI Libraries

25th October 2016 | edUi (Charlottesville, VA)

Designing for Stress Cases: Understanding the Everyday Relationship Between UX and Accessibility (co-presented with Kelly Driver)

19th October 2016 | AIGA Baltimore Design Week

UX Workshop (Requirements, Journeys, IA, and Usability Tests)

7th October 2016 | Cornell Drupal Camp (Ithaca, NY)

Part 1 of 4 | Lean Requirements Without Skimping on the Meat

Part 2 of 4 | Intro to User Journey Maps for Building Better Websites

Part 3 of 4 | Bringing Order to a Content Hoarder

Part 4 of 4 | Organizing Your First Website Usability Test

Bringing Order to a Content Hoarder (an Information Architecture primer)

20th September 2016 | WordPress DC Meetup

Bringing Order to a Content Hoarder (an Information Architecture primer)

13th August 2016 | WordCamp New Orleans

Organizing Your First Website Usability Test

6–7th August 2016 | WordCamp Toronto (Canada)

Organizing Your First Website Usability Test

23-24th July 2016 | WordCamp Boston

Organizing Your First Website Usability Test

15-16th July 2016 | WPCampus (Sarasota, FL)

Intro to User Journey Maps for Building Better Websites

18-19th June 2016 | WordCamp Ottawa (Canada)

Rapid Prototyping With WordPress Page Builders

5th June 2016 | WordCamp Asheville (NC)

Organizing Your First Website Usability Test

19th April 2016 | WordPress DC Meetup

Organizing Your First Website Usability Test

5th March 2016 | WordCamp Lancaster

Digital Sketching with Remote Users, Clients, and Peers

20th February 2016 | World IA Day DC

Responsive Prototyping with WordPress

16th January 2016 | UXCamp DC (DC)

Build and Launch a Custom Site Using Only Your Phone

5th December 2015 | WordCamp US (Philadelphia, PA)

Digital Sketching with Remote Users, Clients, and Peers

12th November 2015 | World Usability Day DC (with UXPA DC)

Group Wireframing with Google Slides

4th November 2015 | Baltimore UX Meetup

War Room Collaboration Across the Internet Canyon

1st November 2015 | WordCamp NYC

Introduction to Persona Development (guest lecture and workshop)

21st October 2015 | MICA Graduate Course: GD 5570.01 User Experience & Interface I (Baltimore, MD)

Content by the Slice: an Information Architecture Workshop

19th September 2015 | Mobile UXCamp DC (Washington, DC)

War Room Collaboration Across the Internet Canyon

12th September 2015 | WordCamp Baltimore

Lean Requirements Without Skimping on the Meat

25th April 2015 | WordCamp Minneapolis

(judging)

31st January 2015 | Roanoke ADDY Awards

Computer-free WordPress

13th January 2015 | WordPress DC Meetup

Lean UX Without Skimping on the Meat: Assembling Better Project Requirements

18th October 2014 | WordCamp Baltimore

Collaborative Design Without an Office

20th September 2014 | MobileUX Camp DC

Lean UX Without Skimping on the Meat [workshop]

5th January 2013 | UXCamp DC

Joomla for PHP Developers (ditching com_content)

10th August 2011 | DC PHP Meetup

Gathering and Defining Requirements for Your Next CMS Project

17th May 2011 | WordPress DC Meetup

Research and Development of a Comprehensive Wayfinding System for The Ohio State University

21st April 2005 | National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)