Our Mission

Design Buddies is an inclusive global online community founded in April 2020. Our mission is to connect and support designers, especially those just entering the field.

Meet the team

Yashar Hoà€ng

Partnership Lead

Founder, YDZ Creative Group

Grace Ling

Founder & Design Lead

Designer, Electronic Arts

Jess Lam

Events Lead

UX Design, SCAD

Kimberley Chong

Community Lead

UX/UI Design, Ango Studio

Sara Georgas

Content Lead

Freelance Graphic Designer

Calum Mills

Community Lead

R&D Design Engineer, Photocentric Ltd

Jack Shugrue

Content Lead

Interaction Design, CCA

Nadia Le

Community Lead / Designer

UX/UI Designer, Foko Retail

Brian Moon

Design Lead

Senior UX designer, Unity

Maggie Pena

Game Club & Events Lead

UX Designer, Hy-Vee Inc.

Nabil Mir

Community Lead

UX Designer, Doctorlingo