Currently engaged with Fitbit, project management with the
Development Team for the Fall 2017 release of the Ionic device,
and preparing for the next upcoming device release in 2018.
Coordination of international banks and issuers, issue resolution, Jira ticketing system.
Developed and maintained project infrastructure tools, processes and resources in coordination with the PMO,
Analyst, Education, IT, and Support teams.
Lead PM responsible for technical projects that impacted multiple departments and systems, with moderate to high risk and complexity.
Travel throughout CA state as needed to be onsite at branch locations.
Assisted with the museum's relocation from Palace of Fine Arts to expansion at Pier 15.
Administrative support to IT team, revisions to museum intranet, maintenance of emergency notification system.
Production management of popular Japanese TV titles for U.S. market distribution.
Directed editorial, graphics, audio and video elements into a timely, effective product, while satisfying the marketing, budgeting and international licensing requirements.
As project manager, supported artists and creators to meet deadlines, publication,
and promotion of deck, culminating with a launch party event at
CA Academy of Sciences NightLife and successful international independent
Administered production of accurate science-based drawings, responsible for QC of print and web content, and primary liaison between printers, promoters and artists.
"[Science Tarot] highlights the power of scientific metaphor and the potential for lay people to incorporate scientific thinking into their own life narratives. By framing one's life story with scientific concepts, a person might come to see science less as an impersonal subject and more as something that is deeply intertwined with everyday life." Review of project and event in NewScientist online.
Recommendations: "Logan's creativity, intelligence, integrity, people skills and wide range of interests make her an excellent candidate for any position calling for creative innovation and/or technical organization ... Not only is Logan extremely detail oriented and thorough, but she also knows how to efficiently manage multiple tasks/people while maintaining an upbeat and fun creative environment."
Project support of design and presentation graphics for technical subjects in print and digital rendering with this
international firm includes:
- The CA Academy of Sciences East and West Gardens, preparing CAD documents for new museum plan,
- For CSU East Bay campus master planning, developed a native/sustainable plant list by planting community with Rana Creek Restoration,
- Olmsted's Mountain View Cemetery in Piedmont, CA, rendering new developments.
Additionally, developed user interface improvements with botanical knowledge for internal SWA Plant Database.
Recommendations: "Logan is an inquisitive designer; one who solves creative, abstract and everyday 'problems' conscientiously and uniquely. She is generous with lending a hand or ear, mature in setting expectations and reaching deadlines and all while pushing her own limits in pursuit of fantastical explorations."
Project support of design and visual communications for:
- Lake Merritt Park Master Plan (East 18th and 12th Streets), in Oakland CA, including preparation of presentation boards for committee and community review,
- Morcom Rose Garden, in Oakland CA, a community driven effort to renew this historical rose garden, including preparation of schematic design documents for review by the Oakland Landmarks Committee.
Recommendations: "While only a junior landscape designer in our office, at the time, she showed great creative promise and conducted herself in a very professional manner. I would recommend her services based upon the quality of her work and the enthusiasm she brings to the project."
Implemented and documented the proprietary scripting language for online and toy formats.
Invented a vocabulary which Producers and Programmers used to communicate effectively about the programming abilities and restrictions for game design.
Identified the need and established a simple Archival Library database to capture game design for innovations and to secure intellectual property.
Recommendations: "Her innate ability to grok technology brought her to the forefront of designing and implementing new game patterns used throughout all of our leading products. All the while, Logan was able to heartily maintain a great sense of humor and approached tough problems with both grace and professionalism."
Responsible for audio from conception to product completion, creating an educational and entertaining game environment.
Nature field recording, voice over, music and sound effects.
Notable titles include 'Prairie Explorer: Biomes of North America' (Eddie Award Winner) and 'Redwoods Explorer: Biomes of North America'.
Recommendations: "Logan was resourceful, exacting, and inventive--working within limitations of budget, compression, and delivery. If it can be imagined, Logan can make it happen."
Established administrative processes for a very early web development firm whose clients included Disney, E*Trade, HP, and Netscape.
To envision designs for the rehabilitation and re-purposing of Fort Barry's historic
army gymnasium, through a collaborative creative process and culminating in a public symposium.
Volunteer with GIS garden mapping project as part of
Volunteer for the museum's audio assets, XML scripting, asset organization.
Created online story of a traditional Pomo tale while walking through the PAHMA collection.
B.A. in Music, with a background in Physics
With creation in 1996 of audio assets for two CD-Rom titles for educational distribution
Design Certificate Program in Landscape Architecture, 4.0 GPA, Partially Completed
Logan Austeja Daniel — firstname.lastname@example.org — (510) 684-4751