Welcome to Design Commission

We’ve honed our craft to help clients bring focus to their offering through design. Blending content, UX, and technology, our goal is always to help them get to market quickly and refine after launch.

What We Do


We start by asking questions. We’ll help you achieve great results by carefully defining the opportunity and building a plan to address it.

    • Digital product strategy
    • Prototyping
    • Information architecture
    • Data & user workflows
    • Requirements definition


    Design details affect your users on many levels. Earn trust and build an audience by paying attention to those details.

      • User experience design
      • Interface design
      • Design specifications
      • Brand identity
      • Digital marketing collateral


      Put all the planning and theory into motion. DC’s deep technical expertise will get your product up and running quickly and efficiently.

        • Responsive and Mobile-optimized web development
        • Interface development
        • Content management systems
        • Application development

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          David Conrad

          Studio Director
          Armed with over 15 years experience in designing user experiences, David Conrad is a founding partner at Design Commission. As Studio Director, David's role is to engage new clients and facilitate successful projects. He's a visionary when it comes to connecting business, design and technology with a natural ability to identify potential and solve problems. In his free time, David organizes CreativeMornings in Seattle and teaches mobile UX design at the University of Washington.
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          Michael Goldkamp

          UX Designer
          Born and raised in Western Washington, Michael graduated from Eastern Washington University and has a strong love for all things design. He is a designer that is always eager to learn, whether it is furthering his design knowledge, or honing his coding skills. In his free time he enjoys rock climbing, hiking and reading science fiction.
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          James Zerkel

          A native of Seattle and graduate of Seattle Central Creative Academy, James rounds out the DC team. In his free time, he enjoys screen printing, hand lettering, and historical fiction.
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          Tom Callahan

          Tom is a developer who never wants to stop learning, whether it be new technology, sports, people or places he is always up for more. In his free time he is a big supporter of the Seattle Sounders and loves getting out into the mountains for some hiking or snowboarding. As a native New Yorker he is still searching for that perfect slice of Seattle Pizza.

          Ready to get started?

          Step 1

          Give us a call, or email and let us know about your project

          Step 2

          We’ll ask you some questions to get a picture of what you'd like to accomplish.

          Step 3

          Let us outline the project and give you an estimate for how much and how long it will take.

          Let’s Talk