Hi I'm Michael.
I'm an adventure-seeking, concert-going, coffee-loving product designer exploring immersive experiences between people and tech.
Some projects I've worked on in between adventures and coffee breaks.
Designing customer-facing experiences across Apple Retail
Spicing up your kitchen with a digital sous-chef
Bringing artistry back to music
Airbnb x Adobe Design Jam
Cultivating and inspiring an Airbnb travel community
My Guiding Design Principles
See my projects
I am currently a senior at the University of Michigan pursuing a degree in UX Design & Data Science
"Designers are thinkers as much as they are makers."
My most recent blog posts.
The Dedesign: A method for redesigning more focused products
Rapid Redesign: Spotify
What Happened to Haptic UX?
Not-so-proud moments of being a junior designer
Building Digital Trust
Kind UIs: Creating interfaces that promote user wellbeing
Why designing for variability creates better products
Re-Imagining The Bottom Navigation Bar
Do our design titles limit our solutions?
What Lizzo can teach us about being better designers
Who says enterprise design can’t be fun?
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