Alpern Interface Design
Micah Alpern
  • Micah Alpern is the Director of Open and Social Search at Yahoo in the User Experience and Design
  • Micah was involved in the creation of both the SearchMonkey and BOSS programs and is working to create an open semantic ecosystem for the internet.
  • Previously Micah was the design lead for Yahoo Answers, the worlds largest Q&A site.
  • Prior to Yahoo Micah led the design of eBay's next generation "Sell Your Item" listing flow used to list over
  • half a billion items annually.
  • Micah has a masters degree in Human Computer Interaction from Carnegie Mellon.
  • He has experience in web applications design, social software, & product management.


Micah Alpern
361 Pescadero Terrace
Sunnyvale CA 94086