Joel is a multi-disciplinary designer working to inspire joy and build community with design.

Currently @ Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE). Previously @ Ontario Digital Service (ODS).

Founder @ Warm Light Design Company.
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Formally educated

I studied user research and human-centred design at a university level, graduating with Honours and Distinction.

Feedback driven

Iterative design is the core of my practice: I work collaboratively to create functional solutions with quantifiable impacts.

Industry experienced

I've built up years of experience designing impactful products for partners, clients, and companies; I have the real-world experience to step in and get to work.

Always learning

Although I may be done with my education (for now), I believe there's always lots to learn from partners, users, friends, and the world around me.

Previous work

Lead interface & interaction designer for Verify Ontario


>40,000,000 scans

Peaked at #1 on the App Store & Play Store

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Interested in learning more about the way I work or the things I find interesting? Check out the blog!
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I'm joining the team at Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE)!

Tomorrow is my first day working at MLSE, the parent company of the Leafs and Raptors (among others).
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Newsletter excerpt: Learning from silkworms (MB003)

An excerpt from my semi-regular email newsletter series
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