Product Designer in Oakland, CA, He/Him
Product Designer at Instagram, previously Apple. Pop culture and technology buff. Husband, dad.
Design Lead and contributor for numerous features & products, including Video & Creative Tools, Layout, Boomerang, Stories and more.
Designed numerous web & iOS apps for Apple's cloud services group: .Mac, MobileMe, iCloud
Inspired by the ways Japanese users love using Instagram to find cool places to visit, we designed and built a new way to discover places on the map. Initially launched for the Japan market, it launched globally in July 2022.
Part of our Japan team's localized efforts, I designed & prototyped a custom QR code, replacing the previous implementation of Nametag with the more ubiquitous QR code.
Designed one of Apple's first 2nd party apps — iDisk provided file access & sharing for MobileMe members.
Design lead for numerous photo sharing features at Apple: .Mac/MobileMe Gallery, Photo Stream, Shared Albums and more.
Taught an origami workshop as part of the 24 Hours of UX virtual conference
Not a talk, per se, but co-taught a mobile GUI course using Origami Studio, for Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design's IDP program in 2017, 2018, and 2019.
Panel discussion with Tutti Taygerly (FB), Rajni Jacques (Teen Vogue), moderated by Gene Liebel (Work & Co)
Figma plugin to easily replace one layer with another.
Sketch Plugin to adjust character spacing on text layers set in SF (UI / Pro) Text Display fonts to match the system-applied spacing on iOS , and properly use the "Display" variant, per Apple's recommendations.
I left this incredible program after an internship at Apple turned into a full time job.
My previous life as an actor.
Easy location sharing
US Patent: Setting a reminder that is triggered by a target user device
Streaming media presentation system
Message user interfaces for capture and transmittal of media and location content
Sending files from one device to another device over a network
Setting a reminder that is triggered by a target user device
See all on Google Patent Search