Ashley Cunningham

Hi there! I'm a sr. user experience designer, strategist, and creative problem-solver.

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About

I help build product design teams, establish design systems & component libraries, with results based user research.

If you are interested and would like to view some recent case studies, please send me a message.

Together we can make great products!

Resume

Specializing in UX for B2B products by developing a solid design strategy, building a talented design team, and managing products from cradle to launch.

 

Experience

Sr Product Designer
Looker
Jan 2018 to present

Head of Product Design
Digication
Aug 2013 to Sept 2015

UX Designer
This Next
Jun 2008 to Jun 2009

Head of Design (UX)
Equinix
Sept 2015 to Jan 2018

Sr Conceptual Designer
Apple
June 2009 to Feb 2013

Sr UX Designer
Kaiser Permanente
June 2008 to Jun 2009

 

Education

BA Graphic Design
CalArts
Fall 2004 to Spring 2008

AA Multi Media Art
Santa Barbara City College
Fall 2000 to Spring 2004

 

Skills & Languages

User Experience

Interaction Design

Team Leadership

Empathetic

Collaborative

English

 

References

Edwin Li
Chair of BayCHI

Windy Chien
Strategy Consultant

Scott Garsed-Donnelly
Director of User Experience

Ray Snow-Shiva
Senior Front-end Developer

 
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Endorsements

Ashley is conscientious, empathetic, collaborative, and detail-oriented, whether in her design process, artifacts, or interactions with all stakeholders. She leads by example, consensus, and, when necessary, by making the calls required by her leadership position.
— Edwin LI - User Experience Designer & Chair of BayCHI
Ashley, has a way of visualizing a production environment for artists and explains what drives them.
— Kerry Washington, Sr IOS Developer
She has unbeatable visual design skills paired with strong interaction design. It was fun to work with her, as she a chill human too.
— Pronjal Ranka, Product Designer
Ashley is a talented designer. She is genuine and she puts extreme care in her work. It has been a pleasure to have worked with her.
— Jeffrey Yan, Digication