Chelsea Hare
Lead CX Designer / Researcher

Chelsea is a classically trained lifelong artist and designer, raised in the heart of Silicon Valley. Certified in user experience design and research, Chelsea utilizes design thinking strategies and user-centric research methodologies to understand the customer and develop profitable digital and physical products, services, and experiences. 

At Mach49, Chelsea works closely with clients to empower intrapreneurial teams as they research, evaluate, and solve customer pains. She helps teams with research strategy, synthesizing findings, determining customer desirability, and product design. 

Through research, rapid ideation, usability testing, and constant iteration, Chelsea has helped bring concepts to life in clean and intuitive prototypes. She is experienced in consulting local businesses, Fortune 1000 companies, and prominent tech startups in graphic and UX design, digital media, and social marketing best practices. 

Chelsea received a BA in fine art from San Francisco State University, specializing in illustration and intricate storyboarding to formulate quickly scannable imagery that is approachable for diverse audiences. She also studied UX / UI and visual design at the General Assembly.