With a BFA in Graphic Design from West Virginia University (WVU) and a Masters in Interaction Design from Carnegie Mellon, Jack has been designing Web, desktop, and mobile applications for over a decade. He has worked in both research and industry environments and has been teaching design part time for more than eight years at WVU. At Inmedius, a Boeing Company, Jack’s responsibilities as a Senior Interaction Designer cover the gamut from initial user research and product conceptualization through to implementation and testing. His skill set includes visual design, information design, and front-end implementation. He has designed software tools for Lockheed Martin, Shell, DaimlerChrysler, Eaton, and many organizations within the US military, including Joint Service Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Naval Reactors, and NCIS. Jack has spoken at conferences and led workshops, teaching designers how to integrate with their development teams and participate in implementation, and he co-founded IxDA Pittsburgh. Jack is the author of Bridging UX and Web Development: Better Results through Team Integration.
Read Jack’s writings about design on his blog, DesignAday.