Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA - Class of 2014
B.S. in Computer Science and Human-Computer Interaction
with University Honors
Cumulative GPA: 3.98
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
Alexandria, VA - Class of 2010
Cumulative GPA: 4.45
Algorithm Design and Analysis
Foundations of Programming Languages
Cross-Platform Mobile Web Apps
Software Structures for User Interfaces
Interaction Design Studio
User-Centered Research and Evaluation
HCI Undergraduate Capstone
Software Engineer - August 2014 to Present
Windows 10 Interaction Platform Team
Software Development Engineer Intern - May 2013 to August 2013
Prototyped new features for the Precision Touchpad in Windows 8.1.
Software Development Engineer Intern - May 2012 to August 2012
Prototyped new features for the Touch Keyboard in Windows 8.
Carnegie Mellon Human-Computer Interaction Institute
Research Intern - May 2011 to August 2011
Conducted a research study with Dr. Bruce McLaren investigating the effects of erroneous examples on student learning of decimal math.
C/C++, C#/XAML, Java, Objective-C
HTML5, CSS3, JS, jQuery, Node.js, MongoDB
Git, Mercurial, Subversion
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
User Research and Prototyping
Think-aloud studies, Contextual Inquiry, User- Centered Design
Windows 10 Application - August 2015 to Present
A clean, simple, and beautiful NewsBlur client for Windows 10, allowing users to stay updated on RSS feeds on their mobile devices.
HCI Undergraduate Capstone Final Project - January 2014 to May 2014
Worked with Qeexo Co. to evaluate how their core product, FingerSense, can impact touchscreen interaction, and develop a compelling mobile experience showcasing its full potential. I was the Technical Lead on the project.
Cross-Platform Mobile Web Apps Final Project - March 2013 to May 2013
Developed a CMU-themed MONOPOLY web app that takes advantage of both desktop and mobile devices to play online with your friends from anywhere.
Interaction Design Studio Final Project - March 2013 to May 2013
Designed a concept for an interactive system that brings ubiquitous computing into the traditional coffee shop.
Activities and Honors
The Phi Beta Kappa Society
Member - May 2014 to Present
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
Member - April 2013 to Present
Student Vice-President - April 2013 to May 2014
Carnegie Mellon University Disciplinary Committee and Academic Review Board
Board Member - August 2012 to May 2014
Game Creation Society
Member, Project Leader - August 2010 to May 2014
Carnegie Mellon University Senior Leadership Recognition Award