About Richard Cornish

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Richard Cornish is a user experience designer in Chicago. He helps agile development teams design web applications by using research and testing to inform decision making.

He works as a designer for the innovation division of CVS Health. Previously he worked for healthcare technology start-up Next Health Choice and the Chicago digital agency Doejo. He also worked for the online division of the Lawrence Journal-World, the “newspaper of the future,” according to The New York Times, and birthplace of the Django web framework. His work at the division earned him an APME Award for Online Convergence.

His teaching experience includes instructor of web development at Northwestern University, graduate teaching assistant in information design at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and organizer of a Meetup that taught computer programming to beginners in a friendly workshop format.

He earned Master and Bachelor of Science degrees in journalism from the College of Media at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, one of the top 50 universities in the world.

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2018Worked as UX Designer for CVS Health
2017Studied improv at The Second City
2016Studied sketch comedy at The Second City
2015Worked as Product Designer for Next Health Choice
2014Worked as UX Designer for digital agency Doejo
2012Designed websites for Tribune Company
2011Helped develop for hyperlocal start-up EveryBlock
2010Skydived with Chicagoland Skydiving Center
2009Ate ramen in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan
2008Helped make websites for Obama for America campaign
2007Worked for newsroom where Django was made
2006Received M.S. from the University of Illinois
2004Purchased the domain richardcornish.com
2004Received B.S. from the University of Illinois
2004Studied abroad at the University of Leeds, U.K.
2003Saw the CSS Zen Garden for the first time
2001Earned Eagle Scout rank from the BSA

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