Born in Montréal.

Our Mission

While the world is going towards a more digital environment, our goal is to help support the McGill community through building strong student-to-student relationships and creating personalized logos and websites.

McGill Design Consultancy focuses on pairing individuals with clients, to work on web and design related projects through experiential learning. Pairing students with students is the perfect opportunity to create connections, enhance multiple skills and promote community.

Websites Built

6

Logos Created

47

Client Satisfaction

100

Born in Montréal.

Our Mission

While the world is going towards a more digital environment, our goal is to help support the McGill community through building strong student-to-student relationships and creating personalized logos and websites.

McGill Design Consultancy focuses on pairing individuals with clients, to work on web and design related projects through experiential learning. Pairing students with students is the perfect opportunity to create connections, enhance multiple skills and promote community.

Websites Built

6

Logos Created

47

Client Satisfaction

100

We are always on the lookout for talented and passionate individuals.

If this sounds like you, make sure you check out the available roles and apply!

Note: we recruit on a rolling basis (once, every semester). Should we find your application to be fit for a role at MDC, we will contact you. Thank you.

Meet The Team

Staying true to our roots, MDC is a team made up of McGill Students. We're in the business of helping the McGill community bring their visions to life and achieve their goals.

Alex Popian
📜Degree: Bachelors of Arts: Software Engineering + Marketing

🪪About: Alex is a 3rd year student at McGill University. He’s working towards building a career in graphic design and hopes to use his artistic vision to make an impact in people’s lives and make technology feel more human and more appealing for everyone.

President

Juliette Monty
📜Degree: Bachelors of A&S: Cognitive Science & GSFS

🪪About: Juliette is a 3rd year Arts & Science student at McGill University, and will be entering her first year at McGill Law School this coming Fall. She is passionate about social justice and art, and is hopeful about a future in which technology can foster community, openness, and the betterment of society.

Vice-President

Maddie Birrell
📜Degree: Bachelor of Commerce

🪪About: Maddie is a third-year student completing concentrations in Finance and Information Systems, and a minor in Math. She is from Ottawa, Ontario and in her spare time she enjoys playing soccer and hockey. She hopes to pursue a career in project management after she graduates from McGill.

VP Internal

Natasha Ripplinger
📜Degree: Faculty of Management: Finance & Retail Management

🪪About: Natasha is a U3 management student currently studying Finance and Retail Management at McGill University. She takes pride in creating an environment that fosters innovation and collaboration within the community. In her free time, Natasha enjoys rowing and looking at real estate.

VP External

Paris Ford
📜Degree: BCom Major in Marketing

🪪About: Paris is a second year student pursuing a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in marketing. She is from Victoria, BC and is passionate about design, writing, and creating connections.

VP Communications

Jordan Cowie
📜Degree: Desautels, Major in Labour-Management Relations and Human Resources

🪪About: Jordan is a second year Management student studying Labour-Management Relations and Human Resources. She’s been passionate about graphic design ever since her first computer graphic design course in high school, and is excited to continue to develop her designing skills.

VP Events

Kevin Huang
📜Degree: Marketing Major & Accounting Concentration

🪪About: Kevin is a second year McGill student studying in Marketing and Accounting. As a MDC project manager, he hopes to make graphic design less intimidating and more accessible to everyone through effective communication between clients and designers.

Project Manager

Cara-Li Farrell
📜Degree: Management, Finance and Business Analytics

🪪About: Cara-Li is a Finance and Business Analytics student at McGill Desautels faculty of Management. As a project manager, she hopes to connect clients with the perfect designer to help bring their vision to fruition.

Project Manager

Sami Ferneini
📜Degree: Majoring in Civil Engineering, minoring in Software Engineering

🪪About: Sami is a third year Civil Engineering student at McGill looking to combine the rigidity of Engineering with the liberty of creative design to produce purposeful projects through meaningful human interactions. He is interested in all sorts of topics from sports to politics, you name it.

Project Manager

Alexander Heap
📜Degree: Arts, Double Major in Economics and History

🪪About: Originally from London, UK, Alex is a third-year Arts student studying Economics and History at McGill. Interested in the visual arts he believes that good design, whether a logo or UI, is key to any successful business. As a PM he hopes to make the most of the MDC’s resources to help bring to fruition clients’ visions.

Project Manager

Liliana Mason
📜Degree: Faculty of Arts: Political Science/African Studies+GSFS

🪪About: Lily is a third-year student from Toronto, Ontario and in her spare time she enjoys baking and playing piano. She spent the summer working for the Ministry of Public and Business Service Delivery at the government of Ontario and developed a strong interest in UI/UX service design.

Project Manager

Nadila Asikaer
📜Degree: Arts&Sci, Cognitive Science with a minor in Psychology

🪪About: Nadila is a fourth-year honors cognitive science student with a minor in psychology that’s passionate about the intersection of technology and design. She hopes to pursue a career in HCI/UX after graduating from McGill.

Project Manager

Emma Goizman
📜Degree: Faculty of Management

🪪About: Emma is in her first-year studying management with a focus on marketing. Her passion for creative design is what inspired her to join the Design Consultancy team. Through MDC, she hopes to learn more about web design, the creative process, and meet new people who have similar goals.

Project Manager

Annie Huang
📜Degree: Faculty of Science

🪪About: Annie is in her second year at McGill studying Software Engineering and Psychology. She loves cooking Asian cuisine and finding new restaurants to eat at in Montreal. In her spare time, you can find her watching anime, sleeping, or crying over her comp assignments.

Project Manager

Duaa Memon
📜Degree: BA Economics

🪪About: In her free time, you will either find Duaa sewing/designing clothing or binge-watching project runway. She believes in the uniqueness of the individual mind in generating ideas and problem-solving, and thus the need for collaboration to create the most optimal human-centered experience for the user.

Designer

Polly Graham
📜Degree: Cognitive Science Major and Hispanic Studies Minor (A&S)

🪪About: Although Polly is majoring Cognitive Science and minoring in Hispanic Studies, she is passionate about design. She is constantly inspired by the vibrant Montreal art scene and she uses these aesthetic experiences to craft eye-catching and meaningful designs for clients, friends, and family.

Designer

Eva Goblot
📜Degree: Faculty of Science, Earth System Science

🪪About: Eva is a 2nd year Earth System Science student at McGill University. Her passion for impactful graphic design inspired her to join MDC as a Designer.

Designer

Adan Amaya
📜Degree: B.sc Chemical Engineering

🪪About: Chemical Engineering undergraduate student using design and content creation as a creative outlet

Designer

Filicia Hang
📜Degree: BSc Computer Science Major, East Asian Language and Literature Minor

🪪About: Filicia is a third-year student with an affinity for art. She can’t stick to a single interest, so she’s been exploring web design, web development, and game development. She believes being part of MDC will inspire her to make better, cooler user-centered projects!

Designer

Rei Kong
📜Degree: Faculty of Arts & Computer Science Major, Sociology Major

🪪About: Coming from Chicago & Singapore, Rei is a first year McGill student passionate about social justice. Outside of design, she likes to read and take photographs.

Designer

Jinwen Wu
📜Degree: Art History, Faculty of Arts

🪪About: Jinwen is an U3 student majoring in art history with a minor in management. She is from China and has a passion for UX design. She firmly believes that design is not just about what it looks but how it works. In her spare time, she enjoys watching movies and playing board games with her friends.

Designer

Sharon Orkeh
📜Degree: BA, Economics Major, Psychology & Communications minor.

🪪About: As seen in her academic focus, Sharon strives to diversify her life, opportunity and skills wise. She is eager to put her skills to use in a space where she can learn from more experienced and like-minded individuals.

Designer

Alyssa Wu
📜Degree: BSc: Computer Science Major

🪪About: Alyssa is a U2 student studying computer science. She joined MDC after discovering a newfound interest in web design and development. In addition to that, she’s a huge fan of literature and poetry and is always excited to rant about her favorite books and authors.

Designer

Tiphaine Levan
📜Degree: Faculty of Management

🪪About: Growing up, Tiphaine developed strong skills in traditional art and is now turning toward digital painting and photo editing. She is a French student and is glad to answer anyone’s needs regarding designs or team management. What inspires her the most? Of course, fromage and baguette from France, which she misses the most!

Designer

Marie-Elise Latorre
📜Degree: Cognitive Science, Faculty of Arts & Science

🪪About:Marie-Elise is an Arts & Science student at McGill University, majoring in Cognitive Science and minoring in French and Computer Science. She recently discovered her passion for UI/UX Design and hopes to further improve her knowledge at MDC!

Designer

Alexandra Chow
📜Degree: Computer Science

🪪About: Alexandra is a Computer Science major at McGill with a minor in Russian studies. She is looking to learn new skills in design through working on projects with others. Alexandra enjoys going on long walks and learning new knitting techniques in her free time.

Media & Design

Alia Abdelaziz
📜Degree: Bcom majoring in Information Systems and Marketing

🪪About: Alia is a first year McGill student who is ready to explore design and enrich her understanding of the creative world. She enjoys conversing with people from different cultures while delving deeper into her own Egyptian roots through art.

Media & Design

Ready to take your idea to the next level?