Eriol is a Design Lead who has worked in-house for 10+ years. Eriol works primarily with NGO’s, charities, non-profits and open source software through their roles at Third Sector Design and Humanitarian.design, Eriol is part of the core team at Open Source Design (http://opensourcedesign.net/), part of Human Rights Centred Design working group (https://lists.riseup.net/www/info/hrcd-discuss), Sustaining design and UX in Open source software working group (https://sustainoss.org/working-groups/design-and-ux/) and Foss responders (https://fossresponders.com/).
They previously worked at Ushahidi, a non-profit developing open-source, digital tools to help people with democratic processes, human rights, and crises like typhoons, earthquakes and terrorism.
Eriol is a non-binary, queer person who uses they/them pronouns and an LGBTQIA+ advocate. They are deeply passionate about intersectional inclusion and promoting healthy attitudes towards mental health in the tech sector.