I'm Hazel, a multidisciplinary designer and researcher who turns complexity into simplicity for users.

See what I've been up to recently:

Audio Tag Manager V1

Product Design & User Research

Building a standalone tool for NPR podcast producers to tag their episodes for sponsorship messages.

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Audio Tag Manager V2

Product Design & Management

Updating ATM to automatically update baked-in sponsorship to dynamic sponsorship.

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Feed Ingest Service Discovery

Design Research & Strategy, Service Design

Driving a discovery initiative to define how NPR manages third-party and local station podcasts and their corresponding RSS feeds for NPR platforms.

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Podcasters NPR Dashboard

Product Design

Creating the internal, admin version of NPR's third-party and local station podcast management tool.

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Planet Money Summer School Landing Page

Product Design & Web Development

Designing and developing a bespoke landing page for a special series in the summer 2020 for the Planet Money Podcast.

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Cover photo for NPR+ Podcast Subscriptions project

NPR+ Podcast Subscriptions

Product Design & Service Design

Developing people-centered experiences and workflows for producing, distributing, and listening to ad-free podcast episodes.

Ongoing, case study coming soon


Get On My Frequency

Interaction Design

Creating a multisensory, interactive exhibit about the science of waves for the Birch Aquarium at Scripps in 10 weeks.

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The Equilibrium, Vol. III

Print & Visual Design

Designing an interdisciplinary, undergraduate research journal for print publication.

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