We Make Complex Information Useful

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Squishymedia works with the public sector and non-profits to create websites and applications that are usable, inviting, and human-focused.

We would love to work with you.
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Our Work

Open Books Project




BCBS Network of Care


BCBS of MA Foundation


California Landscape Conservation Coop.


Cognitive Atlas

University of Texas



Electronic Payments




Open Books Project


Oregon Cultural Trust

State of Oregon

Partner for Quality Care

Oregon Health Care Quality Corp


Oregon Health Care Quality Corp



Wisconsin Health Reports

Wisconsin Collaborative for Health Care Quality

Public Sector Work

Squishymedia has been creating amazingly useful websites and mobile applications for the public sector since 2001. Our expertise helps government agencies meet their communicative objectives effectively, affordably, elegantly, and on time.
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What We Do (Best)

Do you need to communicate specific information to a diverse audience?

Do you need to wrangle your data into an easy-to-use content management system (CMS)?
Do you need your web and mobile information systems to make workflow easier for your staff and users?

How can we help you communicate?

We work with clients
to inform, to educate, & to empower.

Our Clients

  • United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
  • United States Bankruptcy Court
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
  • Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality (WCHQ)
  • University of Texas
  • Oregon Health Care Quality Corporation
  • Office for Oregon Health Policy and Research
  • Oregon Department of Administrative Services
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
  • Oregon Department of Human Services (DHS)
  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • Intermountain Healthcare
  • Providence Health
  • Oregon Arts Commission
  • Oregon Cultural Trust
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA Foundation (BCBSMA)
  • California Landscape Conservation Cooperative (CALCC)
  • Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT)
  • National Automated Clearing House Association (NACHA)

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Our Team

Eric Miller

Eric Miller

principal, el jefe, scamp

Eric has spent fifteen years in interactive media working in a variety of design, technology, and project management roles. Since starting Squishymedia in 2001 he has worked to build a practice that makes a positive contribution to our communities through the successes of our clients.

MA in Digital Media from the Utrecht School of the Arts, The Netherlands

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Kelly Wenger

information architect emerita, office awesomeness

Kelly has over a decade of technical writing and information management experience. Her background in scientific research has drawn her to information architecture and content management for digital media projects.

MS in Environmental Science from the University of Colorado

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Greg Lund-Chaix

director of technology, emissary from the pony-tailed open source guy community

Greg has nearly two decades of experience as a developer, system administrator, and technical manager. Prior to joining Squishymedia, Greg was part of the leadership team at the Oregon State University Open Source Lab. He provided infrastructure and support to many of the world's leading open source projects.

BA in Broadcast Production from Southern Oregon University

Dan Mitten

Dan Mitten

director of operations, Lt. Dan our Movie/TV TimeWarper

Dan's two decades of experience in executive leadership and organizational development brings strong operational savvy to Squishymedia's projects and growth. When your project runs like clockwork—on time and on budget—you owe him a thank-you note.

BS in Business, Arizona State University

Kelsey Friedman

Kelsey Friedman

project manager, dance dance revolutionary

Kelsey’s experience in content, product, and project management comes from her work with community building, nonprofit communications, and media production for political campaigns. With a great love of the written word and respect for a well-made list, she gets things done right and on time.

BA in Journalism from the School of Journalism and Communication, University of Oregon

Amanda Erickson

Amanda Erickson

project manager, l'avocat de fromage

She runs projects, knows design, knows architecture, knows construction, knows her kerning from her leading, and knows the value of noodling (catfish excepted). In other words, the things she works on are built right.

MA in Architecture, University of Oregon

Elizabeth Miller

Elizabeth Miller

art director & front-end developer, jetsetter with mixtapes

Elizabeth's design experience includes projects for large brands such as Ralph Lauren, Sony, Microsoft, and Mercedes-Benz. Well-crafted, lovely, and usable design is her focus—from the tiny details of your mark to the broad strategy that sets you apart. All that, and a little code, too.

BA in Graphic Design from North Carolina State University, College of Design

Gregory James Noack

Gregory Noack

senior front-end developer & user experience designer, pinballa

Gregory started his career as a front-end developer in 2006 after studying as an apprentice printmaker in Northern California. With the help of his detailed design skills in art, photography, typography, and layout, he creates engaging websites for our clients.

BAVC Certification, San Francisco.

 Kristen Gallagher

Kristen Gallagher

business development, avant-garde museum nerd

Kristen has nearly a decade of experience in the nonprofit and museum worlds. Prior to joining Squishymedia, she worked on education projects that support low-resource small business owners. In her spare time she continues her practice in found-object sculpture and printmaking.

BA, Museum Studies, Meredith College, Raleigh NC

Olivier Bouwman

Olivier Bouwman

developer, '); DROP TABLE students;--

This Dutch-bike riding Dutchman came through the Northwest on a sabbatical and never left. He is an inventor and tinkerer with a love for creating software and hardware alike. He helps build the technology that runs our clients' websites.

Computer and Information Science, The Hague University

Bryon Burleigh

Bryon Burleigh

devops sponge, not byron

Bryon started his tech career riding the dot.com boom roller coaster, followed by a decade in higher education administration and college housing. His return to the web world reaffirms his life-long love of computers and technology.

BA, Asian Studies - University of Oregon BS, Computer Science - Oregon State University (almost done!)

Shelly Furio

Shelly Furio

front-end developer, pool shark, climber, gamer

A lover of puzzles and all things problem-solving, Shelly truly appreciates the challenge of coding beautiful, responsive websites. A fascination with human behavior and background in psychology and healthcare also make her a valuable contributor to user experience. When she's not at Squishy she can usually be found honing her pool skills or exploring the world of Skyrim.

BS Psychology, Portland State University.

 Zack Michael

Zack Michael

javascript engineer, furniture builder, art nerd, francophone

Zack’s development prowess comes from a lifelong passion for learning. He has worked on internationally adopted education technologies, net art experiments, and a handful of web startups. He has worn many hats as a designer, frontend-developer, project manager, and backend engineer. When not building web applications, he can be found reading, building furniture, and studying up on the latest technologies computer science has to offer.

BA in Photography - Columbia College of Chicago

Nancy Rackleff

developer, marathoner, knitter

Nancy has nearly two decades of experience in the agency world. She started as a software tester with a strong attention to detail and then realized how fun it was to build sites. She has extensive front and back end development experience and is dedicated to continual learning.

Magento certified

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Offices in the historic American Brush building in
beautiful Portland, Oregon

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