Coco is currently a Senior User Experience Lead at TD Ameritrade. She has her Master’s Degrees in Information Architecture and Knowledge Management, and Library and Information Science from Kent State University. She has worked at MySpace, Disney, Union Bank, and smaller family businesses. She spoke at the IA Summit 2016 Atlanta. She co-chaired World IA Day NYC 2017 and is currently serving as a co-chair for the IA Summit 2018. She also organizes the Jersey City UX Meetup group. When she is not working or co-chairing IA Summit ’18 or planning the next JC UX Meetup, she can be found sailing, dancing, and traveling the world.
IA Summit 2016 Main Conference Talk
Have you ever been tasked with the seemingly impossible mission of completely redesigning a complex, data-driven website?
Discover some practical tips and methods for thriving, while successfully launching a long-term, multi-year project from someone who has. Find out about the challenges that this type of project presents and understand the differences between a long-term, multi-year project and other projects. Position yourself as a trusted leader and expert in your company by collaborating with cross-functional teams and using multiple platforms, driving to a successful launch. Promote information architecture to related disciplines that work in tandem to complete these projects.
Learn easy-to-apply methods for improving your experience while working on long-term, multi-year projects that will help enable you to conquer your own “Mission Impossible.”