Lis is an independent consultant in Strategy & User Experience with extensive experience in website strategy design, interaction design and information architecture. She works with clients on many different levels ranging from Fortune 500 businesses to startups. Most recently she's had the amazing opportunity to work as a part of the 8coupons team as their Chief Experience Officer. In this role, Lis is not only responsible for the user experience design of the product, but also works to integrate user experience design methodologies and thinking into our product development and strategy. While partnering with 8coupons, she has also had the pleasure of working with Naviscent on the user testing and analysis of 3 high profile entertainment mobile sites. Before these opportunities she had the chance to work as part of the LBi team, doing taxonomy work for their well known search engine client, and has also recently worked with Moment Design, Inc on the creation of a high profile sports and entertainment iPad application, the redesign of their sports & entertainment client, as well as additional site redesigns and updates. With each client Lis works to make user experiences more pleasant and enjoyable.
Before going independent, Lis worked with industry leader Weight Watchers International to create and enhance their online product. Prior to moving to New York, she spent time in San Antonio, where she worked as a User Experience strategist for the United Services Automobile Association (USAA), a Fortune 200 financial services company focused on serving the United States Military and their families. There Lis lead a team of information architects and graphic designers in a 4500 page redesign and was also responsible for defining 18 – 24 month strategic visions for the website. Before working in the user experience industry, she was a web programmer at national insurance leader The Hartford Financial Services Group based in Hartford, CT. In order to stay active and contribute to the user experience community, Lis volunteers as a local leader for the Interaction Design Association New York City chapter.
Lis' undergraduate degree from the University of Connecticut is in business; more specifically Management Information Systems.