Hi, I’m Chalen

I’m a UX designer wearing a lot of hats in San Francisco.

I studied Product Design for a master's at UGA.

I'm also a radio DJ, boardgame aficionado, and bicyclist.

A wild Chalen appears!


Product Designer / 1.5 Million Active Users


Case Study: Growth Experimentation


the Couchsurfing website
Class Match on a desktop

Class Match

Grad School Project


Case Study: Design Sprint

User Testing Prototype Video


Product Designer / 23,000 Active Users


Case Study: Material Redesign

Case Study: Maps Research

the UGA app tracking busses on Android
3D printed parts I modelled in Blender

Additional Projects

GemQuest – Virtual Reality Adventure Game

#ResistTitans – Hyperlocal Alternate Reality Game

MeowSeq – Angular 2 Music Sequencer; "Most Fun" at Github's Science Hack Day

Public Transit App – Atlanta Hackathon Entry

UX Research Slides – Snap Spectacles

Merge – Convergent Media 3D Printing Game

Cube Party – Multiplayer Puzzle; "Best Design" & "Best Implementation" at Athens Game Jam

Now that we’ve gotten to know each other

Check out a zine I created for students in my web dev class.

Watch some fun videos I've shot & edited.

Read all about a mini tech conference I planned and hosted at a local brewery.

Find me in The New York Times before I was cool.

Brad-Chalen starring in The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Ready for more of my work?

Reach out :-)