Christy LaPerriere

UX Designer

A designer dedicated to storytelling through experience driven products.

IT'S NICE TO MEET YOU

I'm passionate about designing lasting experiences for individuals to enjoy that elevate products and highlight brands.

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Interests

Experience Economy, Exhibit Design, Themed Entertainment Industry, Immersive Experiences

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Skills

Design

Voice Interaction Design, UX Writing, User Centered Design

Research

Human Computer Interaction, User Experience Research

 

Work I'm Proud Of

The work below demonstrates the time I've taken to refine my design skills, develop a deeper understanding of user experience, and become more empathetic towards what constitutes a successful interaction.

Variable West

Website Redesign

Responsible for redesigning Variable West, a site serving art enthusiasts and promoters on the West Coast. 

Goal of providing high fidelity prototype which redefined the site's visual aesthetic and created functionality to serve its growing user base. 

School of Visual Arts

Usability Testing

Performed usability testing to explore how SVA Library site could be better integrated with the rest of the SVA site.

 

Navigational recommendations have since been implemented. 

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STIR Lab

HCI Research

Created a model of community oversight in order to determine whether or not individuals could benefit from interactions amongst their community when making privacy and security decisions.

Designed a participatory design study as well as mobile app to test hypothesis.

Sea Turtle Conservancy

Worked to redesign a charitable organization's website in the hopes that our endeavors would help promote the brand to a digital audience. 

Analyzed the site content, visual design, SEO, and accessibility in order to suggest improvements.

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Website Redesign