You've been redirected from my studio, volan.co.

Lucas Smith (and my boys at the beach)

That's me with my sons - I'm a Designer and a bit of a computer hippie.

I'm a Design Technologist managing Design Tools at Airbnb. Previously I was a Product Designer at Earnest in San Francisco, a Fellow at IDEO CoLab, and I am a Bridge Alumni. I amplify human abilities with computers; the fidelity of my work is always in flux (I write lots of code1).

Recently I was on an episode of Design Details - they are awesome, inclusive people. I have a software patent related to mobile location (spoiler alert, it is a boring read). I practice mindfulness meditation daily on the OX bus. If you want to know more feel free to get in touch.

1I have a degree in CS and 13 years of professional experience as a designer.