experience (click titles to learn more)

2010 - present

Content Manager & Information Architect

Mentor Graphics Corporation

Develop and manage information architectures, taxonomies, and content strategies for online marketing and product support projects

2006 - 2010

Information Architect & Content Strategist


Supported clients new website launches and redesigns through customer research, taxonomy and IA development, wireframing, launch content development and more

2002 - 2006

IT@Intel Content Manager

Intel Corporation

Showcased Intel's internal technology projects in web, video, print, and articles to senior IT decision-makers and CxOs in Fortune 1000s, demonstrating Intel products' superior business value

2000 - 2002

Vice President Content, Executive Producer

Managed all content, marketing advertising fulfillment, direct mail, PR, and website strategic development teams along with 84 websites and 3 print publications

1998 - 2000

Technology Evaluations Editor & Manager


Ran technical coverage for one of the oldest and most venerated computer newspapers in the world

1997 - 1998


BYTE Magazine

Managed all editorial operations for this newsstand publication with an international readership (23 languages in 34 countries) and highly respected stable of editors and writers

tools i use

Omniture (Adobe Discovery) 70%
Google Analytics 85%
Balsamiq 99%
JumpChart 99%
Protoshare 85%
InVisionApp 70%
Adobe Creative Cloud 80%
WordPress 90%
Magento/Woo Commerce 70%
Atlassian JIRA 60%
Atlassian Confluence (wiki) 85%
Omnigraffle 95%
Tableau 50%
Microsoft Excel 99%
Microsoft PowerPoint 99%
Microsoft Word 99%

education and affiliations


  • Bachelor of Arts, Journalism and Public Relations, California State University


  • User Experience Professionals Association (UXPA)
  • Information Architecture Institute (IAI)