Hello

I'm Jason

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Here's a little bit about me and my work:

My Strengths

I produce my best work when I leverage these personality traits

Adaptability

I respond willingly to the inevitably unplanned demands of the moment

Belief

I value responsibility and high ethics, both in myself and others

Connectedness

I see how we are all part of something bigger and value relationships as such

Developer

I see potential in others, alive with possibilities, and want to help them realize it

Intellection

I am introspective, often deep in thought, and enjoy mental activity

MY Skills

 I use these disciplines to varying degrees depending on the project 
UX RESEARCH & DESIGN

11 Years

UX LEADERSHIP

10 Years

PROTOTYPING

9 Years

USABILITY TESTING

8 Years

PROGRAMMING

6 Years

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

6 Years

My Recent history

Where I've worked and where I was educated

2003 - 2007

Bachelor of Arts

University of Michigan

Anthropology

Classical Archaeology

Sci. & Tech. Studies

2007 - 2009

Masters Degree

University of Michigan

UX Research & Design

2009 - 2010

Usability Auditor

Foresee Results

2010 - 2012

2010 - 2012

UX Designer

GM Contract

Design for Six Sigma Green Belt

GM Contract

Design for Six Sigma Green Belt

2012 - 2018

UX Lead

General Motors

Design for Six Sigma Black Belt

2018 - 2020

Director

Audiosocket

Product & Design

2020

Interim Director

Traverse City Whiskey

Digital Products

Present

UX Director

Perficient

TodaY

I am currently a UX Director for Perficient, where I lead a team that seeks to understand and empathize with our clients' end users, advocating for them at every turn.

Yesterday

Fast Cars + UX

The story behind the

Performance Data Recorder

See my UX approach to this product

Other Projects

I've brought eight products through the four year automotive development cycle. These are a few you can see out on the road today.

C8 Corvette

Project Period: 2014 - 2018

2019+ Corvettes have this gauge cluster. I lead the end-to-end interaction design and documentation.

 

North American 2020 "Car of the Year"

Motor Trend's 2020 "Car of the Year"

C7 Corvette

Project Period: 2010 - 2014

2014 - 2019 Chevy Corvettes have this gauge cluster. I led the multi-functional and geographically-distributed design team responsible for the UX of this product.

What The Media Says >

PDR 1

Project Period: 2010 - 2014

2014+ Corvettes as well as 2017+ Camaro and V-Series Cadillac vehicles have this product. I did the end-to-end interaction design and documentation.

What The Media Says >

Camaro

Project Period: 2010 - 2014

2016+ Chevy Camaros have this gauge cluster. The same hardware and a variant of the software was later used in a number of other GM vehicles. I led the multi-functional and geographically-distributed design team responsible for the UX of this product.

These are

some other projects

I worked on but you won't seem them

out in the wild for a while

Performance

12'' Cluster

UX Lead and PM for a future high performance vehicle

Luxury

12'' Cluster

UX Lead and PM for a future high performance luxury vehicle

Revamped

8'' Cluster

UX Lead and PM for near future mass production vehicles

Performance

features

End-to-end interaction design and documentation of "performance" HMI

More About Me

Personality-wise I'm an Enneagram 6, and outside of work I'm passionate about...

Faith

Family

Minimalism

Music

And I'll leave you with a few photos from my 3 year adventure with my family traveling in our our '79 Airstream

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