Kayre Michelle Hylton, User Experience Researcher and Usability Professional

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Kayre Michelle Hylton


The Home Depot (via Diversant) - Atlanta, GA (05/16 - Present)
Sr. User Experience Researcher and Designer
HP - Alpharetta, GA (11/15 - 05/16)
User Experience Manager
Cricket Wireless (via DISYS) - Atlanta, GA (04/15 - 10/15)
Sr. Usability Manager
Nationwide Insurance - Columbus, OH (03/08 - 10/14)
Web Usability Consultant
Pitney Bowes Inc. - Shelton, CT (12/06 - 01/08)
User Experience Innovator
Contextual Inquiry and Design Interviews, Usability Testing, Rapid Iterative Testing and Evaluation (RITE), Think Aloud, Focus Groups, Participatory Design, Workshops, Card Sorting, Task Analysis, Process/Journey Mapping, Heuristic Evaluation, Personas, Storyboards, Surveys, Diary Studies, Mental Models, Bodystorming, Accessibility Testing, Physical & Digital Prototyping.

Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver) Sketch, Axure, Invision, Camtasia, Tobii.

Carnegie Mellon University - Pittsburgh, PA (2006)
Master of Human-Computer Interaction

Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta, GA (2005)
Bachelor of Science Computer Science
Certificate: Social/Personality Psychology

Douglass, R., & Hylton, K. (2010). Get it RITE: Rapid iterative testing and evaluation (RITE). User Experience Magazine, 9(1).

Hylton, K., Rosson, M.B., Carroll, J., & Ganoe, C. (2005). When news is more than what makes headlines. ACM Crossroads: Human-Computer Interaction, 12(2).