Elly Searle is passionate about creating experiences that make users’ lives better. She’s done a little of everything, including tech support, tech writing, user research, and interaction design, and then found her calling in UX writing. Elly has her Masters from UW’s Human-Centered Design & Engineering, and internships from Microsoft Research Asia in Beijing and Entity Green Training in Amman. Her time at Microsoft and Nordstrom has involved solving a wide range of problems, from desktop to mobile, productivity apps to ecommerce, and expert users to consumers. In her free time, she likes to run up and down mountains.