Hey, I'm Hayden. I'm dedicated to refining my design process in order to design solutions that empower people to live better lives.
Check out more of my work here below.
I worked on a team of designers for a school project where we designed an alert system for the 2025 Mercedes Benz autonomous semi-truck. The system we designed alerts drivers when they are needed to take control of the wheel.
I'm interested in designing in the healthcare industry one day. I have found a lack of resources and material online regarding healthcare tech and design. My goal with Healthcare + Design is to create that resource for myself and others.
A digital assistant for Microsoft Word that helps students write their papers and learn to better manage their time.
I was on a team of designers who helped design a Steak ‘n Shake milkshake button and light that improved customer service and overall customer experience.
During my 8 month long internship with Adproval I led a small design team on a complete web and blog design for the digital agency side of the business called Mavenly.
IU Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, a campus ministry in Bloomington, Indiana, needed a website. I developed a mobile friendly website that made it simple for new students, members, and staff to interact with the minstry.
I worked at Willkie for two years as a Community Manager during my undergrad at IU. One of my duties included running the social media accounts and website. I did a complete overhaul of the website and designed a new mobile friendly one for new students to see what Willkie had to offer.
I met a dude on Kickstarter who was doing some awesome artwork and giving it away for free. I asked if he needed help building a website. I built the site over a weekend and it helped him reach his Kickstarter goal.
I met some friends in Chicago while interning for the summer and they needed a podcasting website.
I had a friend named Andrew who needed a website for his 3D printing business so I helped him out. Jo joined me to make another awesome promotional video.
Flappy Bird was all the rage and I wanted to create an HTML5 clone. Flappy Cat was born.
I started reading Hacker News everyday and realized people learned new skills by making things called side projects. Proverb a Day was my first.
In 2013 I was on a roll and found another local organization that needed a new website!
My first ever web design client was a local basketball league who needed a new website. My friend, Jo, made a bomb video for them as well.
I wanted to use my new found web design skills, so I started a digital agency. I made it an LLC and asked my friend Jo Fipps if he wanted to join and be the videography side of our digital agency. We had a launch party where we gave away t-shirts and our moms came.
I was a senior in highschool, in Mrs. Lake's "Web Design" class, when I fell in love with building things on the web.