Service driven UX designer with a diverse background in holistic approaches, applied psychology & entrepreneurship. Successfully navigated meeting both business needs & goals while deeply empathizing to create and deliver empowering client experiences.
Denver Metro Area
Software: Design and Prototyping tools, including Figma.
Design Skills: Design Thinking, Human-Centered Design, User Flows, & User Research.
Experienced with Market Research, Competitive Analysis & optimizing business/service flows.
Certificate of UX Design - Jan 2023
Academy of Modern Applied Psychology
Diploma of Modern Applied Psychology - April 2016
New York Institute of Massage
Diploma of Massage Therapy - April 2009
Awards: Salutatorian Award, top 1% of class.
Volunteered 20 hours/month at the SPCA of Erie County.
Facilitated empowerment program to 100+ female business owners.
UX Designer / Product Designer
Immersion Program with CareerFoundry Jan 2022 - Dec 2022
Conducted market research & competitive analysis to identify market viability & opportunities for innovation.
Conducted user interviews to gain a deeper understanding of real dog parent’s needs & goals to ensure solutions created were valuable to end-users.
Created wireframes and a prototype in Figma to facilitate usability testing, to gain real-user’s perspectives to improve functionality of the overall design.
83% of test participants provided positive feedback & noted the design would greatly improve how they care for their dog.
Sarah Stabler Creative, Remote
Nov 2016 - Present
Developed & designed MVP website for TapIn Mobile Solutions to effectively communication their mission, attracting new angel investors during start-up.
Collaborated with small organic beauty brand to clarify & refine her branding, communication and product delivery, resulting in a 10% increase in sales.
Implemented new business strategy & website redesign for a small holistic practitioner that yielded a 30% increase in client bookings.
Partnered with a prominent holistic center to design & implement an effective growth strategy, including website design, offerings and workshop structure, resulting in a 20% growth in business.
Sarah Stabler Wellness, Buffalo, NY - Hybrid / Remote
Health & Wellness Entrepreneur
Oct 2011 - Sept 2021
Conducted market research & implemented effective strategies during start up that led to 20% growth within my first year.
Collaborated with clients to create customized, highly effective programs that were actionable & sustainable ensuring that clients could surpass their desired goals.
Identified client’s underlying wants, needs & desires by empathizing, observing and asking good quality questions to build programs that delivered.
Established a 90% client retention rate & a 60% client referral rate by creating & delivering an exceptional client experience.