Before joining NerdWallet, Devan worked as a digital strategy and user experience consultant. Most recently, he served as VP and Senior Business Designer in PNC's Banking Innovation Center, leading efforts to establish an internal human-centered design consultancy. He’s been invited to speak to UX practitioners and Fortune 100 execs alike on the intersections between consumers and the organizations trying to reach them.
Devan's freelance writing has appeared in The Motley Fool, A List Apart, UX Mag, and elsewhere. He has a master’s degree in cultural and critical studies from the University of Pittsburgh, and a bachelor’s degree from Hampshire College, in Amherst, MA.