Mehri Russo

Front End Designer

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As an accomplished designer with programming experience, she has an excellent ability to enhance user experience and improve usability, with extensive experience using Adobe, Sketch, and other design tools.

She spent the first part of her professional career as an email marketing manager and graphic designer. She has worked in the digital space for the last twelve years designing and coding email templates, building websites and mobiles applications, as well as managing the entire campaign process in a deadline-oriented environment. | 303.875.1904

Commercial Apps

Commercial Software



Work Project

A mobile app used by product specialists to collect sales lead information on from auto show attendees. Clients include Ford and Lincoln Motor Company.

React Native, Realm, CSS



Work Project

A scheduling app for booking in-store product demos. Clients include Whole Foods Market. Launched in January 2017 for desktop, we recently made the transition to a responsive, mobile-friendly app.

ReactJS, React Router, Redux, Sass, Materialize, Webpack

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School Projects


Flora Find

Personal Project

A flower identification tool that uses image recognition to identify flowers and pulls in information from Wikipedia. Built mobile first and uses the phone hardware for taking photos.

JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, Google Vision API, Wikipedia API

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Group Project

A web application to help stargazers find and share the best places for stargazing.

JavaScript, jQuery, Materialize, Express, Knex, PostgreSQL, ESRI ArcGIS

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Group Project

Goose your resume. Get hired. An online tool for matching skill sets to job descriptions.

AngularJS, Pure CSS, Bootstrap, MongoDB, Mongoose, Express

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Wild Places

Personal Project

A web application that allows the user to search for outdoor inspiration through photography utilizing the Unsplash API.

JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, Express, Knex, PostgreSQL

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More Tech

WordPress, Sketch, Salesforce, Jira, Zendesk


Formal education in web design and development.

Galvanize Boulder

Full Stack Web Development Certificate 2017

24-week web development immersive program where beginner coders transform into job-ready software engineers.

Boulder Digital Arts

UI/UX Design Certification 2013

A program focused on both web and mobile interfaces, with an emphasis on UI/UX design principles and best practices, user research, wireframing and usability testing.

Westwood College

Bachelor of Science - Web Design and Multimedia 2004 - 2007


Over 12 years of professional experience in the digital space.


Latitude Digital

Web Developer + UX Designer / Lafayette, CO / 2017

Designed and implemented UI changes in React and React Native. Created new modules and components, and maintained existing ones. Designed wireframes and mockups in Sketch. Participated in testing and debugging – including devtools.



Email Marketing Specialist / Boulder, CO / 2016

Guided the transition to responsive, mobile-friendly email templates Managed the day-to-day production schedule for all email programs. Oversaw the QA process to ensure accuracy. Conducted A/B testing and optimized based on results. Presented weekly metrics and feedback in business review.


Outdoor Industry Association

HTML Email Developer + Digital Marketing Coordinator / Boulder, CO / 2013 - 2015

Redesigned email templates to be mobile-friendly. Created, executed and monitored campaigns through Pardot. Managed email calendar and send schedule. Analyzed and tracked email metrics for effectiveness and ran A/B tests. Updated WordPress with banners, modules, content and additional marketing assets.



Digital Designer / Louisville, CO / 2012 - 2013

Designed email templates, banner ads and web creative. Assisted merchandizing team with web and print catalog.


SmartClick Advertising

Online Project Manager & Designer / Boulder, CO / 2011 - 2012

Performed usability testing, providing recommendations for clients. Designed and managed email campaigns. Reported weekly analytics. Assisted in blog outreach efforts, contacting and creating relationships with influential bloggers.


Blue Tent Marketing

Email Project Manager & Designer / Boulder, CO / 2007 - 2011

Managed multiple client accounts. Designed websites and HTML email templates. Analyzed, interpreted and reported customer data utilizing EmailLabs reporting system.