Hey there! I'm Kristen 

a UX-focused Product Designer

based in San Francisco 

I care deeply about crafting meaningful products based on data and I believe that the building blocks of great design are compassion, curiosity, and asking why.

Selected Work

Pivoting to a new target audience

UX Researcher | UX Designer | UX Writer

FanFood provides B2B2C services for food pickup and delivery. 

Streamlining data entry for national 

animal shelters

UX Researcher | UX Designer 

Chameleon provides database software and technology solutions for animal shelter facilities across the U.S. 

Dog Bowl
Dog Toy
Tennis Ball

Reuniting owners with missing pets

Product Designer

Paw Prints helps pet owners quickly post, share and find info about missing pets.

Leveraging an

NGO's impact to increase donations

Product Designer

Centre for Youth and Development 

supports Information and Communication Technology for Development programs in Malawi, with a focus on children, youth, and women. 


Inspiring users

to join a new movement

UX Research Lead | Content Strategist

Project Lela harnesses AI to empower individuals with legal education and advice to navigate corporate relationships and resolve common workplace issues.


Testimonial Highlights

"Given a very short time-frame, Kristen and her team established a meaningful problem-space, performed an in-depth and multi-layered analysis, and produced professional results that were valuable to my team, our products, and our clients."

Evan Bowen

Director of Software Engineering at HLP, inc. (Chameleon)