Curriculum Vitae

Contact Info

Available upon request. (Send an email to: jina@design.systems)

Education

  • Academy of Art University

    San Francisco, California

    • Master of Fine Arts (pursuing)

      September 2008—Present

      Web Design New Media.

      I was taking classes part-time toward a masters to pursue teaching at a later point in my career. All my classes are completed, but I still have a final thesis to complete. I will be resuming the program in the near future.

  • Santa Reparata International School of Art

    Florence, Italy

    • Summer Study Abroad

      June 2006

      Book Arts, Italian Language

  • Memphis College of Art

    Memphis, Tennessee

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts

      August 2001–July 2006

      I studied both Computer Arts/New Media and Graphic Design majors.

Publications

  • Design Systems Handbook

    November 28, 2017

    • Co-author

    Authors: Marco Suarez, Jina Anne, Katie Sylor-Miller, Diana Mounter, & Roy Stanfield. Published by DesignBetter.co by InVision.

  • Sass for Web Designers

    November 13, 2014

    • Tech Editor

    Authors: Dan Cederholm. Published by A Book Apart.

  • Sexy Web Design

    April 7, 2009

    • Tech Editor

    • Foreword Author

    Author: Elliot Jay Stocks. Published by SitePoint.

  • Fancy Form Design

    October 20, 2009

    • Co-author

    Authors: Jina Anne, Derek Featherstone, & Tim Connell. Published by SitePoint.

  • The Art & Science of CSS

    March 19, 2007

    • Co-author

    Authors: Jonathan Snook, Steve Smith, Jina Anne, Cameron Adams, & David Johnson. Published by SitePoint.

Skills

  • Design Systems
  • Visual Design
  • Scalable CSS/Sass
  • Proper, semantic HTML
  • Community-building
  • Public Speaking
  • Writing