Allison Beckwith

Portland, Oregon, United States

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Allison Beckwith

Expert UX designer specializing in print and web

Co-founder and Chief Design Strategist of a Ruby on Rails focused design and development firm, I have 10+ years of professional print and online user experience design work under my belt.

Why should you hire me?
- I have incredible attention to detail.
- I am a driven perfectionist.
- I have a background in UX design which allows me to design around what you or your clients need, not what looks pretty (though that is important to me too).


Document design using Microsoft Word or Google Docs
- I worked at Fedex Kinko's as a document creation specialist for several years before starting my own company.

Simple spreadsheet design using Microsoft Excel or Google Spreadsheets

Print and PDF form design and creation using Microsoft Word and Adobe Acrobat
- You can see some of my work at

Theme, style set and template design in Microsoft Word

Usability, accessibility, SEO and experience critiques and audits for web and print (e.g. color blindness, speech to text, information architecture, keyword density, and much more)
- I have been creating websites and print documents for nearly 20 years


- Print design freelancer
- Fedex Kinko's assistant manager and document creation specialist
- Co-founder and chief design strategist at a web design and development firm
- Owner and designer of Keepmake at
- Owner and Coach at Engage with Life, B.S. free life coaching for geeks, entrepreneurs and adults with ADHD

Work Terms

Generally available NIGHTS from 8pm - 5am PST, though I can be somewhat flexible for the right project. I prefer to communicate via Skype, Google Hangouts and email.