I'm a product designer who specializes in creating inclusive and accessible products.
I am the accessibility expert on a team of more than 40
designers and researchers. I developed a design pattern library to
help teams implement consistent, accessible experiences across the
product. I also developed learning resources to educate the team
about accessibility and inclusive design.
I designed end to end features that form the basis of the
Qualtrics UX platform, including delivering a northstar framework for
the XM Catalog, which enables people to discover and create new
projects and workflows in Qualtrics. The XM Catalog currently has
140,000 monthly active users.
Automatic Alt Text
Re-imagining the alt text experience in Microsoft Office. Today, Automatic Alt Text generates
alt text for more than 2 million images every day, improving access of documents for
Learn about Automatic Alt Text
Leveraging AI and Machine Learning to improve text communication for people with
Learn about EQ Assistant
Designing a micro-volunteering platform that enables anyone to request help from volunteers in
their community. This case study shows how inclusive design methods result in products that work
better for all humans.
Learn about Assist
CAMS Suicide Prevention
At Microsoft, I led a partnership with leading psychiatrists to bring the power of
and ink to therapy sessions to help clinicians reach more people experiencing suicidality.
Co-founder and designer for ImgBot, a GitHub app that helps the internet run faster by optimizing
images. I designed the logo,
pull requests, and the core app website and documentation. ImgBot is installed in more than 300,000
I presented about inclusive at the Grace Hopper Celebration for Women in Computing in Houston, TX. My
presentation focused on defining and making a case for Includive Design, as well as providing
actionable tips for implementing Inclusive Design methodology and accessibility best practices in
Accessibility at Microsoft Interview
I did an interview with Benetech, a non-profit that focuses on software for social good. We discussed
Microsoft's commitment to accessibility and culture change happening within Microsoft. Read the