– Since 1999 –


Curiosity - Excellence - Integrity - Leadership  

Dollar Tree / Family Dollar 

Director - UX and Product Management 

Dollar Tree, Inc. is a fortune 150 company with over 15000 stores under two banners. 79% of the US households buy consumables at Dollar Tree and Family Dollar.

Shopko Stores

Head, Product Management and CX

Founded in 1962, Shopko was a prominent retailer based out of Green Bay, Wisconsin. Shopko's footprint covered over two-dozen states with over 375 stores in three formats.


Product Development Lead

As one for the largest pet supply retailers in the world PetSmart caters to a growing $75 billion plus pet industry with over 1600 stores spread across North America.

Havas Group

Brand Manager

Havas is a French multinational agency and one of the largest advertising and communications groups in the world
operating in more than 100 countries.

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Web Design Development Specialist

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a New York based fortune 150 pharmaceutical company with
a global outreach and a legendary history dating back to 1887.

Academics and Affiliations


The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Certification in Design Thinking

Focus: Problem Solving, Emerging Trends, and Innovation

MIT - Sloan School of Management

Executive Certification in Product Development

Focus: Innovation-on-Demand, Design Thinking, and Product Development

Design Lab

Certification is UX

Focus: User Experience, Research, and Product Development

Harvard Business School

Executive Certification in Management

Focus: Leadership, Change Management, and Problem Solving  

Pratt Institute

Masters in Product & Design Management

Focus: Product Management, Business Management, and Emerging Challenges of the 21st Century

Troy University 

Bachelors in Design 

Focus: Advertising, Omnichannel, and Branding

Awards & Accolades

Judge - Global Design Leadership Awards - PAC (2018 - 2022)

Industry Experts Panel, Guest Speaker - Sustainability Summit - MPB (2020)

Growth and Profitability Excellence Award - Shopko (2018)

The Special Recognition Award - Shopko (2017)

All American In-House Design Award - GDUSA (2011)

All American In-House Design Award - GDUSA (2006)

"transition to great is hidden in deep learning of the end user"

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