We're looking for the following volunteers:


Sponsorship Volunteer

If you are interested in connecting with design leaders in Seattle, planning events, and helping drive community engagement, come join us on the IxDA Seattle Sponsorship team.


Videography Volunteer

We are looking for a volunteer who's an experienced videographer, a videography enthusiast, currently studying videography, or just passionate about recording videos to help document IxDA Seattle events. As an IxDA Seattle videography volunteer, you will get free entrance to events, get a chance to network with our community, and help us increase visibility of our events. If that sounds like you, apply below to work with us.


Graphic Design Volunteer

Help create branding graphics for publicizing IxDA Seattle and local design-related events, activities, and news on IxDA Seattle’s different media channels. You will be collaborating with a number of other IxDA members including the IxDA marketing team, the newsletter coordinator, IxDA event organizers and volunteers, and members who’d like to share content for IxDA to publicize.


Events Volunteer

Get involved by volunteering during events or by helping plan new events! A variety of roles are available, so let us know what you're interested in!


These positions are a three-month term with the possibility to extend. If interested, fill out the form below or send the following information to volunteer@ixdaseattle.org

Name *
Link to your portfolio/LinkedIn/personal website (if available)
Select the position you would like to volunteer for
If you selected "other" in the previous field, also describe what areas you'd be interested in.

Recognizing the work of past volunteers:


2014–15 Programming Committee

Bram Wessel, Bridget Weis, Cathie Toshach, Dave Opincarne, Delaney Cunningham, Emilie Thaler, Judi DeCicco, Laura Morgan, Llewyn Paine, M'Elena Holder, Michelle Li, Nadia Sawir, Phillip Hunter, SL Rao, Smitha Bhat Bharadwaj, TJ Telan


2012 Seattle Design Festival Volunteers

Design block and workshop crew: Alex Schoner, Charissa Janee Lind, Gerry Chu, Jimmy Wong, John van Loh, John Suciu, Judi DeCicco, Ken Trask, Mark Ashley, Melanie Wang, Michellene Steinberg, Mitchell Erickson, Pen Stanton, Sander Viegers, Stu Haury, Tom Lurino, Tom Rideout and Wendy Leung

Workshop presenters

Joyce Chou, Ming-li Chai and Nikki Pfarr

Film crew

Aaron Calzado, Erin Murphy, Jeff Posadas, Ryan Sun and Sam Cook

Film contributors

Carrie Bodle, Hillel Cooperman, Mark Reddington, Mindy Cameron, Rob Moore, Sarah Snider, and Wendy Pautz

Photo contest jury

Ann Pallesen, Shaun Swalley and Tim Girvin


2013 Seattle Design Festival Volunteers

Healthiest Hood: A City-wide Health Challenge

Alex Schoner, Barbara Birney, Christina Elsberry, Daniel Nelson, David Reeves, Devesh Desai, Farrukh Raza, Judi DeCicco, Kristine Johnson, Llewyn Paine, Nadia Sawir, Sameer Halai, Tammi Taylor