Lisa Kovacevich, Designer in San Francisco, CA, United States

Lisa Kovacevich

Product Designer

San Francisco, CA, United States
Toptal Member Since
May 28, 2020

Lisa is a product designer with over ten years of experience in digital design. Notable clients include Life360, Folio, Zumper, and eBay. She has helped companies increase sales, optimize processes, and deliver user-centered experiences. Lisa is proficient in the entire design process from strategy, user research, prototyping, to final UX, and UI. Her expertise includes small to mid-stage startups for consumer and business-facing apps.

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Work Experience

2006 - PRESENT


Lisa Kovacevich Design
  • Planned and conducted user research interviews for customer development projects.
  • Led user research synthesis sessions.
  • Led design workshops and ideation sessions.
  • Created prototypes for research and final designs.
  • Provided documentation for user flows and final design work using Sketch, Figma, Principle, and InVision.
  • Worked with clients such as Zumper, Folio, Glimpse, DexOne, Brighter,, Campus Explorer, and Track Your Hours, to name a few.
Technologies: Chrome Extensions, Adobe, InVision, Sketch, Figma, Web, Mobile
2016 - 2019

Senior Product Designer

  • Developed the end-to-end product design for Folio. Folio is an email assistant AI and productivity tool for real estate professionals who use Gmail.
  • Recruited and conducted hundreds of user interviews for various projects at Amitree.
  • Designed and wrote an onboarding email series for new users and customers.
  • Facilitated design workshops and ideation sessions for product design.
  • Designed team product and contributed to the new SaaS pricing strategy based on research insights.
Technologies: InVision, Sketch
2012 - 2015

UX Lead

  • Became the first design hire responsible for end-to-end product design for the Android and IOS apps.
  • Developed a user research process and ran the user research sessions for all product teams.
  • Led the premium product design, which contributed to a 50,000 growth in paid users.
  • Collaborated with the design team and led research on a UI audit and UX redesign for the Android and IOS apps.
  • Designed the UX for our geo-fence products: Places, Shared Lists, Reminders, and Meetups.
Technologies: InVision, Sketch


1994 - 1997

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Motion Graphics

San Francisco Art Institute - San Francisco, California, USA


Consumer Products - 10 yearsUX Design - 10 yearsUI Design - 10 yearsUser Experience (UX) - 10 yearsEarly-stage Startups - 10 yearsProduct Design - 6 yearsDesign Strategy - 5 yearsUser Research - 5 years


San Francisco, CA, United States