Kelly Nakawatase

Kelly Nakawatase

UX Designer based in Irvine, CA 

I am an award winning UX designer with experience designing:

  • At startup speed with user research, e-commerce design, and prototyping

  • Enterprise software for large user populations with complex challenges




End to End Authentication Experience

with SecureAuth
April 2017 - Current

I provided a research driven, consistent end-user experience across all of the company’s products

  • Experience mapping

  • Mobile App for iOS and Android

  • Apple Watch and Android Wear apps

  • Endpoint security software


identity management redesign

with SecureAuth
April 2017 - Current

  • End user identity management tools

  • Help desk user account management tools

*This project is password protected, and only available for in-person presentation


Additional secureauth Projects

April 2017 - current

These are projects I have been heavily involved with

  • Design system management

  • Change management and onboarding materials

  • Accessibility (Coming soon)


mobile and web e-commerce

with NailSnaps, Inc.
June 2015 - March 2017

I was the sole designer and first hire at this startup

  • Applied holistic UX across an entire brand ecosystem

  • Mobile app and responsive e-commerce redesign

UX Awards Most Fun and Creative Driven Product
IxDA Awards Peoples Choice


Mobile Optimization of

with Sidebench Studios