Patrick DiMichele, Designer in Chicago, IL, United States
Patrick DiMichele

Designer in Chicago, IL, United States

Member since June 21, 2018
Patrick is a Chicago-based designer focused on impact. He’s lead successful digital projects for big corporations, tiny startups, and many healthcare, education, and nonprofit organizations. For most of his projects, he mainly works on research, UX design, workshop facilitation, and project strategy; and typically, he partners with a visual designer or a developer for projects that require pixel-perfect aesthetics or functional code.
Patrick is now available for hire


  • Partner | Designer

    2018 - PRESENT
    • Estimated the effort and project scope across an array of freelance projects.
    • Conducted user research, competitive analyses, stakeholder interviews, and workshop facilitation.
    • Generated early-stage sketches, design concepts, wireframes, and interactive prototypes.
    • Collected user feedback via iterative rapid prototyping validated in usability testing sessions; refining concepts via client feedback and technical feasibility.
    Technologies: Workshop Facilitation, Rapid Prototyping, User Research, User Experience (UX)
  • VP of Experience Design | Co-founder

    2014 - 2018
    • Led a team of cross-disciplinary practitioners working to create effective and engaging experiences. I approached my work pragmatically, partnering with our clients and teams to envision the possible while orienting them toward the practical.
    • Guided the firm's research, design, and technology practices, moving between hands-on roles and oversight roles depending on the needs of each client.
    • Worked on various projects that included digital innovation, rapid prototyping, and experience design initiatives in public service, healthcare, retail, energy, eCommerce, and construction.
    Technologies: Workshop Facilitation, Rapid Prototyping, User Research, User Experience (UX)


  • Bachelor's degree in Political Science
    1995 - 1999
    Indiana University Bloomington - Bloomington, IN, USA




Chicago, IL, United States

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