Kayla Turner

Bellevue, WA, USA

Work Experience

Affirma Consulting

UX Designer

UX consulting for major local tech company's projects focusing on project management dashboards and cross-webapp workflows.
Rapidly consuming business requirements and context and producing visual representations/prototypes for various stakeholders.
June 2016 - Present Bellevue, Washington, United States


Director of UX & Design

Responsible for receiving client provided materials and direction and creating layouts optimized for mobile / tablet / desktop.
Production of designs with another team member in the online Readz Editor.
Working directly with developers on UX / UI issues with the Readz platform and designing wireframes, mockups, and visuals with instructions for implementation.
June 2013 - May 2016 California, United States

The Help Group

Freelance Designer

Print and web design for The Help Group's multiple programs. Flyers, email blasts, newsletters, banners, brochures, etc.
September 2012 - June 2013 Sherman Oaks, California, United States


Junior Designer

Responsible for fulfilling inhouse graphic design needs (boards, presentations, brochures, pre-press production), and working with project managers to fulfill external clients needs (web, print, branding).
February 2011 - May 2012 Tacoma, Washington, United States


Junior Designer

Invite Designer was an online wedding/event invitation retailer.
Responsible for design and production of customized invites, color adjustment and graphic updates for web.
June 2007 - September 2009 Redmond, Washington, United States

Seattle Humane Society

Cat Publicist

Responsible for photographing cats and writing descriptions for online adoption pages, once a week for 2-4 hours.
July 2010 - May 2012 Factoria, Washington, United States


University Of Washington

Visual Communication Design

September 2005 - June 2009 Seattle, United States


Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Email Marketing, Microsoft Office Suite, Android, CSS, HTML, IOS, OSX, Responsive Design, Sketching, Windows, Wireframing,


Top 30 Positive Posters International Poster Competition 2010 Entry

Design School Confidential — book by Steven Heller, Lita Talarico
WASHED AWAY Communications programs project poster