Laura Turner, Designer in Santa Fe, NM, United States
Laura Turner

Designer in Santa Fe, NM, United States

Member since December 4, 2018
Laura has designed solution-oriented wireframes for the World Health Organization’s Breathe Life campaign and has a master's degree in educational psychology which aids her in anticipating user needs. Laura is a research-driven UX and product designer. She specializes in creating effective, immersive, user-oriented designs from ideation to shipped features. Laura enjoys creative problem-solving and making systems more streamlined.
Laura is now available for hire

Portfolio

Digital Design

Employment

  • UX and Product Designer

    2019 - 2020
    PeopleGrove
    • Led usability studies for higher education tech company product. Conducted qualitative user research and testing, including running user research conversations with partners and users, live moderated tests, analyzing user data and proposing solutions for product teams, and determining survey methodology and implementing surveys.
    • Created UI for the platform including a new homepage and profile pages.
    • Developed wireframes, clickable prototypes, and task flows based on user needs for usability research.
    • Collaborated with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals, and experience.
    • Communicated design ideas and prototypes to developers.
    • Created personas through user research and data. Deeply understood product specifications and user psychology.
    Technologies: Sketch, InVision, Zeplin, Chameleon, UsabilityHub, TryMyUI, React
  • Freelance Graphic Designer

    2018 - 2019
    Susan Gold Consulting
    • Designed logos for client.
    • Designed email signature.
    • Aided with identifying brand identity.
    Technologies: Sketch, InVision, Adobe CC

Education

  • Master's degree in Educational Psychology
    2013 - 2015
    University of Colorado Denver - Denver, CO, USA
  • Bachelor's degree in Art History
    2007 - 2011
    Colorado College - Colorado Springs, CO, USA

Certifications

  • UX Design Bootcamp
    MAY 2017 - PRESENT
    General Assembly

Experience

Tools

Location

Santa Fe, NM, United States

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