Amélie Lamont, Designer in Columbus, OH, United States
Amélie Lamont

Designer in Columbus, OH, United States

Member since June 3, 2019
Amélie is a design and product strategist with over two decades of experience in product design, helping startups audit and repair their underperforming products. Prior to consulting full-time, Amélie has led and collaborated on design initiatives at companies like The New York Times, Google, Facebook, Apple, eBay, Adobe, Travelers Insurance, Booz Allen Hamilton, VenueBook, and Lola.
Amélie is now available for hire


Digital Design


  • Design Strategist

    2004 - PRESENT
    User Space Craft
    • Assisted startups and organizations in auditing and repairing underperforming products.
    • Acted as the fractional head of UX for small teams by providing design leadership, sharing feedback, and improving team collaboration.
    • Guided teams through complex processes like running design sprints, building design systems, setting up design operations, and planning design reviews.
    • Implemented data-tracking tools that help collaborators track business metrics and compare them against high-level goals.
    • Advised on UX content strategies for the product team, including micro-copy, UX writing, instructional design, and information architecture.
    Technologies: Information Architecture (IA), User Experience (UX), UX Strategy, UX Audits, Usability Testing, Heuristic Review, Heuristic Analysis, User Flows, Design Strategy, CX Strategy, IA Strategy, Product Strategy, Strategy, UI Audits, Audits, User Experience Strategy, Usability Heuristics, Heuristic Evaluation, Systems, Sass, UX Workshops, Design Workshops, UX Leadership, Design Leadership, User Testing, Ideation Workshops, Discovery Workshops, Design Sprints, User Workshops, Workshop Facilitation, Workshops, Customer Experience, Market Research, Figma, User Interface (UI), Responsive Web Design (RWD), Web App Design
  • Senior Product Designer

    2018 - 2019
    • Managed client relationships and expectations by providing solutions that both benefit the client and their users. Clients included early-stage startups, all the way to established companies.
    • Acted as an authoritative voice that provided product and design suggestions to clients as needed. This included, if appropriate, research, testing, design sprints, front-end development, product management, and product thinking.
    • Facilitated deep discussions and conversations about a design's impact on culture and society via interviews, writing, speaking, mentoring, teaching, and consulting.
    Technologies: Git, Middleman, Ruby on Rails (RoR), Sketch, Figma, UX Design, Information Architecture (IA), User Research, User Interviews, Writing & Editing, Design Systems, Copywriting, Content Strategy, Content, Quantitative Research, Qualitative Research, UX Research, User Behavior, User Surveys, Ethnography, A/B Testing, Research, Presentations, User Experience (UX), UX Strategy, UX Audits, Web Design, Prototyping, Wireframing, Mobile App Design, Usability Testing, SaaS Design, Agile, Product Design, Interaction Design (IxD), Systems Thinking, Heuristic Review, Heuristic Analysis, User Flows, User Interface (UI), Responsive Web Design (RWD), Web App Design


  • Master's Degree in Design Research, Writing and Criticism
    2020 - 2021
    School of Visual Arts - New York, NY, USA
  • Bachelor's Degree in Cultural Studies
    2016 - 2020
    SUNY Empire State College - Saratoga Springs, NY, USA



Columbus, OH, United States

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