Diversity + Inclusive Design + Accessibility = LA DIA

LA DIA Design advocates for Diversity, Inclusion, and Accessibility in user experiences. We use comprehensive design principles to improve user engagement for your site.

LA DIA is that UX training ground.

LA DIA Design values the importance of learning UX through hands-on experience. We offer internship opportunities for students and recent graduates to enhance skills and gain practical knowledge.

We have recruited seasoned UX professionals to serve on our advisory board to guide us on every step of the way. 

We are not just any UX design agency.

We were educated as librarians and understand how to solve your information needs. We take pride in being able to help your users find what they’re looking for.

You want to support UX for good.

Let us help you make sense of your information overload so you can focus on more important aspects of your business.

the team


Grace Lau

Co-Founder and Information Architect
Grace is the fearless leader of the pack. She leads the charge on coordinating design research, product strategy, interaction design, and content strategy. She (wishes to) specializes in working with change-driven organizations and governments looking to improve their digital landscape.

Alexis Mendoza

Co-Founder and User Researcher
Alexis is ready to find the solutions for your challenges. Coming from years of public library and government experience, she strives to create accessible and user-driven digital environments for ALL users. Her specialties lie in user research, including survey development, usability testing, and card sorting, content management, and information architecture.

Geno Sanchez

Co-Founder and User Researcher
Harnessing his background in Library and Information Science, Geno aims to discover and enhance user experiences across the web. He emphasizes using inclusive design practices to make applications accessible and functional for every user. His specialties are user experience research, information architecture and human/computer interaction.

Maggie Yeo

Co-Founder and Art Director

Miles Merwin

Information Architect

Kao-wei Chen

Full-Stack Developer
Advisory Board
Lynn Boyden

Lynn Boyden

Information Architect
Catherine Flournoy

Catherine Flournoy

Business Development
Karen Bachmann

Karen Bachmann