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Don't look at me on mobile! (yet) 😬

I’m Sam Gray, a product design leader.

I design award-winning digital products, champion user-centric strategies, and mentor passionate teams. I’m a RISD alum with over 12 years of experience.

Currently open to full-time and contract opportunities. Previously, UX Director at Blenderbox and adjunct faculty at SVA.

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Overhauling Admissions Access

NYC MySchools

I led the product strategy and UX design for America’s largest public school admissions system.

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Rekindling Creative Connections

RISD

I developed strategic concepts for my alma mater to help alumni reconnect through a unique digital platform.

Visit RISD.edu/alumni
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Helping Cities Help Entrepreneurs

OpenCounter

I defined user journeys and designed features to help this civic tech startup grow its SaaS product to adoption by over 50 cities as their official business permitting platform.

Learn more at OpenCounter.com
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Empowering Educators

WeTeachNYC

I designed features for the MVP and iterative releases of this professional learning portal used by 86,000 NYC teachers.

Visit WeTeachNYC.org
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Designed with the team at Blenderbox
An Unmistakable Identity

The Associated Press

Earlier in my career, I designed identity systems, including a global rebrand of the AP — the world’s largest news agency — with the team at Objective Subject.

Learn more at AP.org

Awards

Webby Winner
New York Times Journeys
Webby Honoree
NYC MySchools
Red Dot Winner
Associated Press
Red Dot Winner
New York Times Journeys
Awwwards Nominee
Objective Subject
W3 Awards Gold Winner
New York Times Journeys

Selected Clients

Contact

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