Focusing on UX / Product designing for an inclusive member experience and Trust + Safety, learn how my curiosity around how factors like gender, race and culture play a role in the nuanced realm of dating.
Black Dreams, Futures & Mutual Support. Some poems are published here as part of SKEW Magazine and experimental art + dialogue magazine produced by Level Ground. Modelled on mutuality, this issue is co-owned by all the contributors and all the sales are shared by all of us equally.
Reflections on the importance of combining emotional intelligence and analytical ways of learning on a racial equity platform which aims to inspire grassroots action. Read how I tapped into inclusive user experience design principles to help learners align with emotional self as the path to courageous action and meaningful connection with the collective.
Artificial intelligence and machine learning are here and it isn't exactly what the Terminator movies made it out to be. See how I designed a zine that explores whether or not AI/ML can be altruistic and amplify kindness. Printed on plantable, wildflower paper the zine also brings attention to the need for circular and regenerative economy mindsets in tech.Can AI help us heal ourselves and the earth?
Read Atlas of the Heart about meaningful connections and the language of human experience
Celebrated the pop-up release of a new addition of >>>emer.jent zine
Gave garden secrets to the LA Times
Participated in Uprooting Racism in the Food System with Soul Fire Farm
Featured in AfroTech talking about inclusion, gardening, and design and "Reshaping the Narrative at Tinder"
Talked with the LA Times about design, gardening and interconnectivity
Featured on LA Design Festival's Blog and podcast Design, Etc.
Completed certification in Harvard's "The Health Effects of Climate Change" course
Attended Los Angeles Food Policy Council, Food Waste + Rescue Working Group meeting to work on creating policy changes that eliminate waste
Read Kindred, Women, Race + Class and Love Letter to the Earth
Spoke about UX at the Treehouse Festival