Good people who give a damn

We're proud to create design magic for nonprofits and changemakers who contribute good in the world. They protect Oregon's wilderness and rivers, save wildlife from extinction, and give the gift of mobility in third-world countries.

Chuck Spidell

Graphic Design, Web Design & Project Management

Chuck is the founder of ILLUSIO and has been a digital crafter for over 18 years. His nonprofit roots began in 1999 while volunteering for Sierra Club. Designing websites is Chuck’s mastery but he equally loves graphic design and print projects. Chuck’s big on transforming complex information into design solutions that are purposeful and simple.

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, RFP reviews, and proposals. Laura’s deep roots in Urban and Regional planning and community organizing, make sure we’re constantly giving back – and making mighty work for our clients.

Lars Faye

WordPress Web Development

A dedicated life long techie and digital virtuoso, Lars has been working with computers before Apple became a household brand. From hardware, software, networking, to hosting – Lars delivers over eight years of solid skills. He’s a master at building responsive WordPress nonprofit websites that deliver on the front and back-end.

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 to people everywhere. And she’s got some serious coding chops: building WordPress plugins and pushing unexpected ideas into development.

Todd Rutherford

Content Strategy & UX Design

Todd has been designing interactive applications and websites for nonprofits and other industries for over 15 years. His skillset is a strong brew of UX and visual design from diverse clients in automotive, gaming, and social media. Todd’s a magical crafter of rich user-focused designs, strategic content, and digital solutions that are purposeful and elegant.

Tom Wheeler

Drupal Web Development

With over 15 years web of development skills, Tom is one talented Drupal and custom PHP expert. Industries tackled: nonprofit, social collaboration, online magazines, retail, and education. Tom was also a professor at the Art Institute of Portland, teaching college-level courses in website development for 10 years.

Nonprofits we've helped

Through agency and design partner relationships, we've been fortunate to support many nonprofits in their humanitarian, conservation, and protection efforts. Thank you for all of the good you do to change the world.

Featured Nonprofit

Free Wheelchair Mission

This nonprofit in Irvine, CA is driven by a higher purpose: providing wheelchairs to people in developing nations that are simple, cost-effective, and highly functional. We redesigned their website in WordPress to attract more donors and expand their global reach.

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