A little more about me
Joel is an Oakland, California based Senior Product Designer currently at StartupOS. He focuses on balancing user needs and stakeholder initiatives to help translate complex problems into thoughtful, measurable, and approachable design solutions.
UC Berkeley Extension
Highlights: Foundations of UX, UI, product management, front-end web development, and articulating user-centric design decisions. Utilized industry-standard best practices and tools to create group projects that ended with clickable prototypes and case study group presentations.
Enterprise, Business Development Representative - Quip
Key Accomplishments: sourcing and driving key deal stages that led to a $2.5 million closed deal inFY20 and a $3.6 million closed deal in FY21.
Traffic Coordinator & Assistant Media Buyer
Traffic Coordinator: Facilitated all infomercial (a.k.a. Direct Response TV Advertising) media traffic and distribution from our ad-agency to television stations nationwide.
Assistant Media Buyer: Assisted in analyzing, negotiating, and purchasing media commercial time slots being offered up by television stations nationwide to air infomercials (a.k.a. Direct Response TV Advertisements).
EMT & Caregiver
Caregiver: Assisted individuals living with quadriplegia, Alzheimer's, and dementia with advanced nursing practices and care: bathing, grooming, dressing, toileting, exercise, feeding.
EMT: Assessed patient condition through physical and verbal practices to signal signs and symptoms of injury or illness. Gathered patient information at the scene and provided care and monitored vital signs to ensure stability of patients during transportation to the intended location.