HYR Design

Graphic Design UX/UI Design Front-end Development Illustration

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Let me introduce myself.

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I'm a designer and developer with a variety of experience and skills that can help your business be successful.


I live in the beautiful Flathead Valley in Montana with my wife and 4 kids where we enjoy the epic mountain views and the amazing Flathead Lake.

  • NAME : Josh Heyer
  • JOB : Designer & Developer
  • Design Tools : Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Affinity Designer, Affinity Photo, Sketch, Framer, Figma, Invision, Xscope, Procreate, Linea
  • Development Tools : VS Code, Atom, Tower, Git, Kaleidoscope, iTerm, Oh My Zsh, Wordpress, Kirby, Mamp Pro
  • Languages : CSS, HTML, Javascript, PHP, Ruby, Objective-C, ColdFusion

More of my credentials.

I love working for great organizations that make a real impact in peoples lives. Maybe that's you too?

Work Experience

Lead Graphic & UX Designer / Front-end Developer


Five Q

Five Q (the parent company of Journity) is a digital agency serving the Christian Nonprofit space with excellence and integrity. In my role I work to design compelling brands, ads, digital assets, print pieces, web designs. In addition to my design responsibilities work develop top notch user interfaces for websites and applications (desktop/mobile). Also continue to support the personalization product, Journity.

Senior UX Designer / Front-end Developer



Journity is an application that brings personalization to nonprofit websites. Personalizing the website experience deepens the connection with the nonprofit resulting higher engagement and longer term support. As the sole UX designer and front-end developer I worked to craft a solid and simple user experience throughout the application.

Product Designer

January 2016 – October 2016


Kudoso is a startup company on a mission to help families to manage screen time for children. As the sole designer I designed and helped implement the UI/UX for the cross platform mobile/desktop apps as well as the website.

Manager +

2009 – 2016

Food for the Hungry

At Food for the Hungry (FH), I began as a web developer and after a 2.5 years moved into Web Services. Shortly after that I was promoted to the Manager position. I manage a small team of developers which work on our public websites as well internal applications. Recently I’ve served as a business analyst and UI/UX designer for our internal products. I’ve worked all 5.5 years remotely from my home.

Web Developer +
System Admin

2005 – 2009

Echo Press

As the sole web developer, system administrator and tech support personnel at the Echo Press newspaper, my role involved maintaining and upgrading systems, designing and developing client websites, and addressing the technical needs of the company staff as well as installing and maintaining networking hardware/software and wiring.

Web Designer/Developer

2003 – 2005

Bethany International

Contracting with Bethany International, my work was primarily focused on the design aspects of projects. Concept designs, graphic and logo designs, and HTML/CSS layout development were a daily part of my job.

Application Designer/Developer

1999 – 2003

Bethany House Publishers

As part of a small team of programers we created and maintained a warehouse management system, inventory databases, and RF equipment which replaced the previous system. Assisted webmaster with the company website and developed a web interface to an existing application. Supported numerous independent Access and SQL Server database instances.


Check out some of my work.

I've worked on a variety of projects, from small side projects to client work to large internal projects for organizations. I've done server-side and client-side programing. I've created user interfaces for web and mobile apps. Below is a sample of some of my design work.


What I can do for you...

Through an in-depth discovery process I'll uncover the problems that are blocking or slowing success in your project, and craft a solution that solves those problems.


I'd Love To Hear From You.

I'm currently available for freelance/contract work. Get in touch!

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