Designers tagged

Human Centered Design

  1. Hannah A. Patellis

    She/her

    Covered in cat fur and ready to rumble! Designer and technologist. Artist and zinester. Lover of trinkets and the color red.

    Covered in cat fur and ready to rumble! Designer and technologist. Artist and zinester. Lover of trinkets and the color red.

    Hannah A. Patellis

    She/her

    Covered in cat fur and ready to rumble! Designer and technologist. Artist and zinester. Lover of trinkets and the color red.

  1. Steven Winkelstein

    he/him

    I'm a designer who focuses on digital products and creative projects with a social purpose.

    I'm a designer who focuses on digital products and creative projects with a social purpose.

    Steven Winkelstein

    he/him

    I'm a designer who focuses on digital products and creative projects with a social purpose.

  1. Courtney Marnaie

    Courtney Marnaie

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  1. Deisy Lara

    She/Her, They/Them

    Hello! My name is Deisy Lara; I am a UX/UI Designer. I'm looking to meet other queers in design and join a community to build our network.

    Hello! My name is Deisy Lara; I am a UX/UI Designer. I'm looking to meet other queers in design and join a community to build our network.

    Deisy Lara

    She/Her, They/Them

    Hello! My name is Deisy Lara; I am a UX/UI Designer. I'm looking to meet other queers in design and join a community to build our network.

  1. Kate Murphy

    They/Kate

    Kate Murphy (they/them) brings nearly a decade of fashion and functional design experience to their role as Product Designer at Coforma. Kate focused their early career on the fashion and costume industries with globally known brands such as Urban Outfitters, Express, Lucky Brand, and Forever 21, while also developing a costume portfolio working in opera houses and on films. Kate was part of the costume team for Black Panther that won an Oscar for Best Costume. They earned a Master’s degree in design, focusing on how form and function merge seamlessly to create products that enhance a user’s experience. Today at Coforma, Kate works through design solutions by putting the user’s needs first, while synthesizing business needs and optimizing strategy for the client, the working team, and the user.

    Kate Murphy (they/them) brings nearly a decade of fashion and functional design experience to their role as Product Designer at Coforma. Kate focused their early career on the fashion and costume industries with globally known brands such as Urban Outfitters, Express, Lucky Brand, and Forever 21, while also developing a costume portfolio working in opera houses and on films. Kate was part of the costume team for Black Panther that won an Oscar for Best Costume. They earned a Master’s degree in design, focusing on how form and function merge seamlessly to create products that enhance a user’s experience. Today at Coforma, Kate works through design solutions by putting the user’s needs first, while synthesizing business needs and optimizing strategy for the client, the working team, and the user.

    Kate Murphy

    They/Kate

    Kate Murphy (they/them) brings nearly a decade of fashion and functional design experience to their role as Product Designer at Coforma. Kate focused their early career on the fashion and costume industries with globally known brands such as Urban Outfitters, Express, Lucky Brand, and Forever 21, while also developing a costume portfolio working in opera houses and on films. Kate was part of the costume team for Black Panther that won an Oscar for Best Costume. They earned a Master’s degree in design, focusing on how form and function merge seamlessly to create products that enhance a user’s experience. Today at Coforma, Kate works through design solutions by putting the user’s needs first, while synthesizing business needs and optimizing strategy for the client, the working team, and the user.

  1. Rick Erickson

    they/them

    Hello! I'm Rick (they/them) a queer designer & artist whose passion is helping others and empowering people through representation and shared experiences. Through EDI Design work and Research, I want to help communities feel more empowered and welcomed in all spaces.

    Hello! I'm Rick (they/them) a queer designer & artist whose passion is helping others and empowering people through representation and shared experiences. Through EDI Design work and Research, I want to help communities feel more empowered and welcomed in all spaces.

    Rick Erickson

    they/them

    Hello! I'm Rick (they/them) a queer designer & artist whose passion is helping others and empowering people through representation and shared experiences. Through EDI Design work and Research, I want to help communities feel more empowered and welcomed in all spaces.

  1. Ellie Cochran

    Xey/Xym & They/Them

    I'm an award-winning Creative Director and instructor at PCA&D. I create interactive experiences which blend art, music, and technology.

    I'm an award-winning Creative Director and instructor at PCA&D. I create interactive experiences which blend art, music, and technology.

    Ellie Cochran

    Xey/Xym & They/Them

    I'm an award-winning Creative Director and instructor at PCA&D. I create interactive experiences which blend art, music, and technology.

  1. Jess

    she/her

    I'm passionate about human-centered, inclusive design that serves the public good, and I love using design to open access to more folks, make life easier and better, and contribute in my own way to a more just world. My current role is Director of Product Design at Coforma. I identify as a pansexual cisgender woman and am excited to be in community with you all!

  1. Megan McLaughlin

    She/her

  1. Anna

    She/her

  1. Kerry

    they/them

    Visual designer and problem solver. I aim to use color, shape, type, and motion as tools for creating positive changes in any capacity. Plus, I'm particularly drawn to branding, identity, and motion design (with some UI/UX on the side).

    Visual designer and problem solver. I aim to use color, shape, type, and motion as tools for creating positive changes in any capacity. Plus, I'm particularly drawn to branding, identity, and motion design (with some UI/UX on the side).

    Kerry

    they/them

    Visual designer and problem solver. I aim to use color, shape, type, and motion as tools for creating positive changes in any capacity. Plus, I'm particularly drawn to branding, identity, and motion design (with some UI/UX on the side).

  1. Oscar Rene

    Oscar Rene

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  1. Lane Kendall

    He/Him

    I am a trans dude that is very passionate about human centered design. Design has great influential power, lets use it for good!

    I am a trans dude that is very passionate about human centered design. Design has great influential power, lets use it for good!

    Lane Kendall

    He/Him

    I am a trans dude that is very passionate about human centered design. Design has great influential power, lets use it for good!

  1. Andy Moon

    He/Him

    Korean designer who likes to think about translating queer(crip) theory to practice of queer(ing) designs embedded in orthodoxy.

    Korean designer who likes to think about translating queer(crip) theory to practice of queer(ing) designs embedded in orthodoxy.

    Andy Moon

    He/Him

    Korean designer who likes to think about translating queer(crip) theory to practice of queer(ing) designs embedded in orthodoxy.

  1. Isaiah Hinkler

    he/him

    I'm a bisexual, autistic trans man, interaction and UX researcher/designer with a strong focus on compassionate, equitable and accessible design.

    I'm a bisexual, autistic trans man, interaction and UX researcher/designer with a strong focus on compassionate, equitable and accessible design.

    Isaiah Hinkler

    he/him

    I'm a bisexual, autistic trans man, interaction and UX researcher/designer with a strong focus on compassionate, equitable and accessible design.

  1. Kelly Holohan

    She/her

    Kelly Holohan is a designer activist whose creative research focuses on issues surrounding the LGBTQ+ community, women’s rights, health and wellness and environmental protection. She is co-creator of We the Women, an initiative designed to raise awareness and build platforms around women’s rights. Holohan’s teaching practice parallels her research interests by fostering the idea that our work as designers has an impact on the human experience. She is concerned with using design to do more than selling a product or service—to convey messages that serve a greater good.

    Kelly Holohan is a designer activist whose creative research focuses on issues surrounding the LGBTQ+ community, women’s rights, health and wellness and environmental protection. She is co-creator of We the Women, an initiative designed to raise awareness and build platforms around women’s rights. Holohan’s teaching practice parallels her research interests by fostering the idea that our work as designers has an impact on the human experience. She is concerned with using design to do more than selling a product or service—to convey messages that serve a greater good.

    Kelly Holohan

    She/her

    Kelly Holohan is a designer activist whose creative research focuses on issues surrounding the LGBTQ+ community, women’s rights, health and wellness and environmental protection. She is co-creator of We the Women, an initiative designed to raise awareness and build platforms around women’s rights. Holohan’s teaching practice parallels her research interests by fostering the idea that our work as designers has an impact on the human experience. She is concerned with using design to do more than selling a product or service—to convey messages that serve a greater good.

  1. Michael Moran

    He/him, they/them

    Michael Moran

    He/him, they/them

  1. Alenna Sun

    She/Them

    Queer Asian-American UX/UI Designer.

    Queer Asian-American UX/UI Designer.

    Alenna Sun

    She/Them

    Queer Asian-American UX/UI Designer.

  1. Nate Evans

    They/Them

    I am a queer non-binary designer specializing in the creation and ideation of brand building strategies. I work with agencies and startups to create human centered design!

    I am a queer non-binary designer specializing in the creation and ideation of brand building strategies. I work with agencies and startups to create human centered design!

    Nate Evans

    They/Them

    I am a queer non-binary designer specializing in the creation and ideation of brand building strategies. I work with agencies and startups to create human centered design!

  1. Parasuraman Kannan

    He/Him

    I’m Parasuraman, Head of Design at Zeda.io. I enjoy creating user-centric, delightful, and human experiences. Previously at Rely, Halodoc, Appsfly.io and Inkoniq

    I’m Parasuraman, Head of Design at Zeda.io. I enjoy creating user-centric, delightful, and human experiences. Previously at Rely, Halodoc, Appsfly.io and Inkoniq

    Parasuraman Kannan

    He/Him

    I’m Parasuraman, Head of Design at Zeda.io. I enjoy creating user-centric, delightful, and human experiences. Previously at Rely, Halodoc, Appsfly.io and Inkoniq

  1. Fannie

    She/her

    Queer and always questioning. I Design to better myself and the world around me.

    Queer and always questioning. I Design to better myself and the world around me.

    Fannie

    She/her

    Queer and always questioning. I Design to better myself and the world around me.

  1. Maya-Elena Jackson

    They/Them

    Hi there! I'm Maya, a non-binary AmeriCorps alumni and lifelong desert dweller currently enrolled in an accelerated UI/UX Bootcamp. I'm passionate about the unique communication channels that thoughtful, inclusive design makes possible. I provide a user-first perspective and guiding hand through each stage in the lifecycle of a product or service. I'm experienced in both team and individual settings, and always interested in branching out and applying my skillset to new environments.

  1. Silvana Moiceanu

    she/they

    I'm queer, use she/they pronouns, and am also neurodivergent (ADHD). Right now I work at VMware Tanzu Labs as a Product Designer and have a breath of interests including cognition, visual design, art, and music production. At work I apply intentional and customer focused design to create pleasant and delightful product experiences for customers with key stakeholders in mind. Please reach out if you have any questions; I'm open to mentoring and getting to know more queer designers in tech and adjacent fields.

  1. Raj

    He/him

    I'm a mission-driven designer whose work focuses on human-centered services and experiences as well as systems for inclusive engagement and decision-making. In my current strategic design work at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, I pull from past experience in parks planning, filmmaking, cultural programming, teaching, group process, and graphic design.

  1. Rebecca Milazzo

    She/her

    Queer Nola native focused on creating human centered design in the tech startup world.

    Queer Nola native focused on creating human centered design in the tech startup world.

    Rebecca Milazzo

    She/her

    Queer Nola native focused on creating human centered design in the tech startup world.

  1. Maggie Glaize

    She/her

    Creative/Digital Project Manager. Queer, cis woman.

    Creative/Digital Project Manager. Queer, cis woman.

    Maggie Glaize

    She/her

    Creative/Digital Project Manager. Queer, cis woman.