Emileigh Barnes

User Experience & Content Designer

Emileigh Barnes is a user experience and content designer who has worked at 18F, in federal law enforcement, and at other big, complicated organizations.

An advocate of plain language and the Oxford comma, she led the content strategy for everykidinapark.gov and the Federal Election Commission‘s 40,000-page content migration. She’s been published on forbes.com, GOV.UK, and in literary and academic journals. She’s the author of two poetry chapbooks.
If she’s not at work, Emileigh’s probably scrolling through Instagram (@emileighoutlaw), watching West Wing reruns, or hanging out at the dog park with her boxer, Huck Finn. She lives in Virginia.

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