Be the Magic. Change the World.

Good people who

Our team of visual strategists, code ninjas, and wordsmiths are ready to help you inspire and engage your audiences.

Our Roots

Through our website and design services, we partner with nonprofit organizations and socially responsible businesses to enhance their brand and communicate why their work matters.

How We Roll

We believe in digging in and diving deep to better understand your goals and needs. Collaboration is the key to creating successful websites that inspire audiences to act.

We'll always give it our all and go the extra step because it's the right thing to do. Our mission is to help you grow so we don't cut corners, trying to make a profit.

Strengthening our community is important so members of our team regularly volunteer for nonprofits that need support like Oregon Food Bank, SMART Readers, and Depave. 

We enjoy connecting with like-minded people who share our values in business so we'll see you at purpose-driven events to share resources and learn something new together. 

Saving rhinos from extinction

We donated our design services to help a nonprofit that needs resources to combat black market ivory sales and illegal trafficking of rhinos.

Our Team

Our creatives are 100% remote based in Oregon and Washington who want to help you connect to your audiences and make the world a better place.

Chuck Spidell

FOUNDER & VISUAL STRATEGIST

Chuck is the founder of ILLUSIO and his nonprofit roots began volunteering for Sierra Club 19 years ago. Web design is Chuck's mastery but also loves graphic design. Chuck’s big on transforming complex information into purposeful, simple digital solutions.

Laura Spidell

Laura Spidell

BUSINESS MARKETING, OPERATIONS

From business operations to marketing, Laura helps keep ILLUSIO running smoothly. She anchors our team with marketing, copywriting, WordPress production, and proposals. Laura's deep roots in nonprofit outreach and community organizing make sure we're giving back.

Lars Faye, WordPress development

Lars Faye

WORDPRESS WEB DEVELOPMENT

Lars has been working with computers before Apple became a household brand. With over eight years of solid skills in nonprofit, b2b industries - he’s a master at building WordPress websites that always deliver results.

Allison Levine, WordPress development

Allison Levine

WORDPRESS WEB DEVELOPMENT

Allison has been building custom WordPress sites for nonprofits, small businesses, and startups for over five years. She’s laser-focused on creating better user experiences and she’s got serious coding chops building WordPress plugins.

Richard Gilbert, Drupal and WordPress developer

Richard Gilbert

DRUPAL & WORDPRESS DEVELOPER & THEMER

Richard is a developer with over 20 years of experience and a background in nonprofits, photography, and urban design. He's also very keen on design and details. Drupal 7 and 8 are his passions along with WordPress.

Tom Wheeler, Drupal developer

Tom Wheeler

DRUPAL WEB DEVELOPMENT

With over 15 years of development skills, Tom's quite the Drupal and PHP expert. He's worked nonprofit, social collaboration, and education as professor at the Art Institute of Portland, teaching college courses in web development for 10 years.