Janna DeVylder

Co-Founder & Director
Meld Studios

Janna is a Founder, Director and Principal Designer at Meld Studios, an award-winning Australian service design consultancy. Meld’s focus is on helping organisations to co-design better policies, services, systems, decision-making and ways of working with their customers and their people.

In addition to managing Meld and leading design projects, Janna and her co-founders have guided Meld to become the first Australian-based organisation that is employee-owned by trust, and are looking to find ways to support other small and medium-sized businesses to do the same.

Janna has extensive experience in the non-profit space, serving as President of the international Interaction Design Association for three years during a period of massive change and growth. She currently sits on the Board of Employee Ownership Australia, serves as a Good Design Australia ambassador and has served as a judge of the international Good Design Awards.

Interested in
Public speaking, Juries, Writing