My name is Theresa Smith and I am a results driven UI Designer and Senior Art Director elevating brands spanning interactive and traditional print mediums for award-winning agencies and globally renowned clients. Proven ability to develop strong visual solutions while working on multiple projects with clients, design teams, project managers, content strategists, and developers to maintain proficiency in production, meeting deadlines and exceed expectations.
I hold a BFA in Graphic Design and a minor in Sociology from Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York. I am based in Truckee, California working independently as a design consultant under Sirris Design, focusing on building digital products and brands from concept to launch, working for startups and digital design agencies as well as large and small businesses throughout the United States.
I specialize in UI/UX, interaction design, responsive design, art direction, product design, branding and identity systems for an array of clients across sectors in ecommerce, outdoor, travel, technology, fashion, real estate, finance, healthcare and non-profit organizations.
People are at the center of my work. Whether it's understanding problems, engaging stakeholders, or working on teams, I work collaboratively. I understand how to design for experiences, products, and services.
I possess an extensive working knowledge of the design fundamentals such as interaction design, user-centered experience design, brand development and the creative process. I am in expert in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign Adobe XD as well an expert working knowledge skills in Sketch and InVision.