👋 Hi, I'm Abby! Welcome to my website!
I’m currently a freshman at the University of Michigan, studying business administration and design.
Much of my work lies in educational outreach and female empowerment. Outside of this, I'm a huge ice cream and waffle aficionado.
What I'm currently doing:
↓ Learn more about my work!
- Refining the student experience at Fiveable as an intern to the CXO 📚
- Designing for educational equity nonprofit Wave Learning Festival 🎓
- Co-creating a changemaker guidebook for youth all around the world 🌎
1st Place: Sustainable Chain of Transportation
Researched and designed an environmentally-friendly Lithium-air battery, vehicle, app, and policies to match specific transportation needs with the most efficient solutions, reducing the carbon footprint. Presented to sponsors (the IVA and Volvo Group) and to the public at the Global STEM Alliance Summit.
AP Research (AP Capstone Diploma)
Completed research involving websites, digital marketing, and the community. Used Google Sheets and Google Lighthouse to analyze 35 local restaurant websites in relation to user-reviewed ratings. Discussed implications of results for customers, business owners, and web designers.
1st Place @ MIT Blueprint
TechTogether New York (Won Best EdTech Hack)
Uplift is a web app that educates users about the importance about mental health, providing a personalized randomizer for self-care activities and resources.
iOS Mobile App Dev Scholarship
&branch is a service tracker MVP built with Swift, XCode (UIKit), GitHub, Figma. The app saves reflections in a database and uses hour-tracking gamification to encourage volunteerism.
Technovation (Team App Dev + Innovation Challenge)
Hush is an Android app for stress-relief. Its submenus include journaling, exercise, meditation/music, yoga, and hotlines. Combined with a comprehensive business plan, this project was awarded Global Semifinalist (representing USA).
Check out my design portfolio!
- The intersection between technology, design, marketing, and education 🎓
- Mixed reality, web design, and mobile app development 📲
- The psychology behind marketing and social media 🧠