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Derek Torsani

Human

Be kind. Be considerate. Be inclusive.

...it's you I like

Every part of you.

Your skin, your eyes, your feelings

Whether old or new.

— Fred Rogers, 1970

Let's change the way we eat, let's change the way we live, and let's change the way we treat each other.

— Tupac Shakur, 1992

Volunteer

Imago Dei, helping folx obtain essential life documents.

Every.org, bridging the gap between nonprofits and givers by volunteering.

ADP List, design mentoring.

Projects

Sound Color Project, audible to visual spectrum translation.

Halfdollar, collaborative and customizable budgeting.

Weiigh, calculated decision making.

Musician

Multi-instrumentalist, producer, and songwriter.

Derek Torsani, New Jazz

2018–present

Spotify / Apple Music / Tidal / YouTube Music / Amazon Music / Bandcamp / SoundCloud

Tsimtsum, Alternative

2020–present

Intermission, Contemporary Rnb

2019–2022

Rudder North, Folk

2009–2012

Spotify / Apple Music / Tidal / YouTube Music / Amazon Music / Bandcamp

For Better For Worse, Post Hardcore

2005–2008

Spotify / Apple Music / Tidal / YouTube Music / Amazon Music

Designer

Accessibility, systems, product and motion designer.

Plaid, accessibility, design systems

2022–present

plaid.com

Gusto, accessibility, design systems

2020–2022

gusto.com

Oracle, design systems, product design, data visualization

2018–2020

oracle.com

Alarm.com, design systems, product design, mobile design

2018–2018

alarm.com

SamCart, product design, marketing design, motion design

2015–2017

samcart.com
Résumé

Social

Twitter / Medium / LinkedIn / Dribbble / Instagram / Unsplash

Archive

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