Miguel Lucas is a bilingual user experience designer native to the city of Los Angeles. Studying graphic design in high school only sparked an interest in the field of interactivity of design. This led him to Pasadena City College where he originally studied computer science only to discover a true passion for design. Graduating with an Associates in web design and development he continued to nurture his interest in design. Currently studying for his bachelors at Santa Monica College Interaction Design program, has allowed him to develop a foundational skill set for leveraging insights into design practice. He has participated in multiple educational projects ranging from a voice kiosk, to a smart ring. Engaging in multiple roles in practice, as a project lead, user researcher, interface designer, and user experience designer. Through these experiences he has learned to value and integrate the human component of design by empathizing with users' emotional experience. Always looking forward to collaborating and creating positive experiences.