Mary Specht

Mary Specht is a user experience designer at EightShapes, where she writes guidelines, codes prototypes, and otherwise ushers the birth of remarkable design solutions.

Prior to EightShapes, Mary worked at the media company Gannett and consulted for startups.

Her work spans industries and audiences: from systems that track high school sports scores, to tools that help car owners divine the cause of that peculiar grinding sound. Mary gets her kicks from bringing magic to the mundane.

Mary graduated from American University with a degree in Journalism. Beyond design, Mary’s interests include reading, writing, and laughing immoderately.