Hi! I'm Mel Woodard.

I'm a UX design leader with a passion for positively impacting people's lives through design and technology. I'm currently at Ad Hoc, leading a design team building more equitable tools to access healthcare through HealthCare.gov and Medicare.gov, previously a senior designer on Vets.gov (now VA.gov).

What I've been up to

Building design teams in a growing civic tech organization.
Demystifying the healthcare application process on HealthCare.gov.
Reimagining the VA's digital homebase.
Simplifying the disability claims tracking process for Veterans.
Building a full-service video content management system.

Where to find me
For portfolio samples, get in touch.