Crystal Ehrlich

Social Media Concept Designer, Designer - Interaction/Graphic
Santa Monica, CA, United States

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Crystal B. Ehrlich
2637 Centinela., Santa Monica, CA 90405
Tel: (949) 331-6762
crystal@crystal-ehrlich.com
www.crystal-ehrlich.com

I run The Los Angeles User Experience Meetup group which has over 2,300 members and the largest User Experience Meetup group in the United States. I also run the UX Breakfast Club which meets monthly on an emerging topic that impacts UX.

In addition, I’m a Board of Directors Member for California State Fullerton Extended Education’s User Experience and Usability Certificate Program.

And, I serve on the Education Board of Advisors at Cross Campus.

In terms of speaking appearances, I recently spoke on the Future of Web Design & Development, Silicon Beach Fest in 2012.

Languages

French, Japanese

TED Conference

TED2009

Areas of Expertise

UX Design, UI Software Design, Glass art, suicide prevention, Twitter, Czech art glass, Japan, Backpacking, Visualization of Complex Information

I'm passionate about

following the work of Nouriel Roubini, Frank Gehry, Shirin Neshat (Iranian-American film maker), Brychtova (Czech art glass), John Maeda, Martin Blank (glass), Sylvie Guillem (dancer) & Stephen Knapp.

Talk to me about

Czech art glass, Social Media, Twitter, UI Design, Suicide Prevention, Mills College, Japan Exchange &Teaching (JET) Program, Tech Early Adoption, LA Tech Community, Autism, Art & mental illness