SARAH SHERMAN

  • EDUCATION
  • BA,   Experience Arhitecture
  • Michigan State University | 2019
  • BFA,  Graphic Design
  • Michigan State University | 2013
  • EXPERIENCE
  • MSU DCAT Digital Content Accesssibility Inern
  • East Lansing, Michigan  |  May 2018 - present
  • - Remediate Masters of Public Health online course documents to ensure accessibility.
  • - Analyze each course document according to WCAG 2.0 guidelines.
  • - Advise and assist MPH staff with digital accessibility
  • MSUFCU   Software Development Intern
  • East Lansing, Michigan  |  November 2017- March 2018
  • - Agile work environment
  • - Learned proprietary language PowerOn
  • - Updated RepGens containing warning-code logic to reduce unnecessary repetition in code.
  • Delta Dental Application Development Intern
  • Okemos, Michigan  |  October 2016 - November 2017
  • - Agile work environment.
  • - Assist in database maintenance tasks such as:
    •         - Correct errors through GUI and batch updates
    •         - Format and update files to send to databases
    •        - Respond to and resolve Triage tickets
    •         - Biannual database audits.
  • - Found a bug in fee table extraction process
  • - Helped improve audit process
  • Plymouth Physical Therapy Specialists PT Tech
  • Novi, Michigan  |  August 2015 - August 2016
  • Assist physical therapists in providing rehabilitation and care services to patients. Keep treatment areas clean and organized. Assist patients with exercises and change and clean linens.
  • Old Town Commercial Association Design Intern
  • Lansing, Michigan  |  May 2013 - August 2013
  • Responsible for creating advertising materials for the Old Town Commercial Association. Created flyers and ads for events and festival materials. Aided in set up and tear down and worked various job stations at events hosted by OTCA.
  • TECHNICAL SKILLS
  • UX
  • Wireframes, UX Research, Empathy Paper & Digital Prototyping, Personas, Scenarios, Diagramming
  • Design Tools
  • Figma, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Sketch
  • Web Development:
  • HTML, CSS, CSS Grid, JavaScript, JSON, PHP, Bootstrap, JS libraries
  • Software Development:
  • C++, Java, SQL, PowerOn
  • Accessibility:
  • WCAG 2.0, Adobe Acrobat, Colour Contrast Analyser, VoiceOver, NVDA
  • Operating Systems:
  • Mac, Linux, Windows
  • Other:
  • JIRA, AfterEffects
  • ORGANIZATIONS
  • Girls Who Code
  • Mentor  |  2018
  • Grace Hopper Celebration
  • Attendee  |  2017
  • MSU Women In Computing
  • Member  |  2017
  • Girl Develop It Ann Arbor
  • Member  |  2014 - 2015
  • Detroit Institute of the Arts
  • Volunteer  |  2014 - 2015
  • Spartan Marching Band
  • Squad Leader  |  2009 - 2013