Alice ❖ Packard

Alice ❖ Packard

Design Operations in Washington DC, she/her



I try to make the best Figma components I can for my team. This means I have a lot of learning ahead of me! When I pick up valuable advice, strategies, and techniques, I write about them on my blog

🍺 Beer labels at Red Bear Brewing Co

Red Bear is a gay and veteran owned brewery in DC's NoMa neighborhood. They like how I draw things, and I like their beer! I've been illustrating custom artwork for them since 2018.

Side Projects


I've got a theory that there's 7 different types of Figma components. I'm testing this out by building a component library for the product that has done the most good in my life: YNAB. I'm live streaming every moment on youtube

Work Experience

2021 — Now
Washington DC

I maintain Figma component libraries, build Coda Docs, run retros, tend to templates of all sorts, and host thrilling games of Yahtzee 🎲

2019 — 2021
Washington DC

I worked with UX researchers and other product designers to prototype and test new ideas. It was at this job when I began drifting into design operations. My team kindly encouraged me to follow this passion (thanks guys❤️)

2017 — 2019
Designer at Brunch Digital
Washington DC

I designed custom wordpress sites, branding, and promotional graphics for local businesses in the food and hospitality space.

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