Jen Blatz is a Lead User Experience Designer and Researcher with expertise that lends itself to any industry. Jen’s path to UX started in journalism and graphic design where she learned the importance of aesthetics, organization, and catering content for the consumer. She has worked in a number of fields including finance, cloud storage, security and pet health. Jen is now at Fidelity Investments focusing on improving enterprise tools used by employees.
Jen loves being active in the UX community to learn and grow while helping others do the same. She is the co-founder of the UX Research and Strategy group, and of IXDA (Interaction Design Association) Dallas, she was the organizer of WIAD (World Information Architecture Day) DFW, and social media guru for several organizations, including Ladies that UX Dallas and Big Design. When not immersed in UX activities, Jen loves traveling, wine tasting, cooking, and spending time with her husband and two doggos, Sadie and Ricky.