hello, my name is monica.

visualist of pixel-based allegories

monica alexander

Product Designer
Amateur Pepper Grower 🌶

About

Inspired by the world around me and driven to make an impact for users.

A strong focus on design systems within product design with a focus in motion, typography, interaction, and composition.

Education

Nielsen Norman Group
UX Management
Credential ID 1045573
The Modern College of Design
Digital Design
Butler Tech
Commercial Art
* Currently working to complete HarvardX Web Programming

Awards

Graphic Design USA Magazine
1x American Design Award
American Advertising Federation
2x Addy Award
Columbus Society of Communicating Arts
1x Award of Merit
1x Best of Category

Moments that make me smile ☺

01
Visiting with social companies such as Facebook, Instagram, Giphy, and Snapchat for in-person collab sessions.

02
Bringing a style guide innovation to a Fortune 20 company.

03
Teaching at Studio 14 Art Gallery, primarily illustration and sometimes design.

04
Being invited to a NYC Advertising Week event with Publicis Groupé and Google to learn from very experienced industry leaders.

05
Taking on a leadership role within Publicis Groupé Égalité to promote equality and create fundraisers in the workplace, dedicated to support lgbtqia+ employees.