Building a Flexible Design System for

The state of Iowa had a scattered web presence consisting of over 70 agency websites running on various versions of Drupal and other CMS platforms. It was time to consolidate all of these websites into a single platform, but how do you design a platform flexible enough to meet varied needs while maintaining consistent design and quality standards?

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • How to give editors control and flexibility while maintaining brand consistency.
  • How to get buy-in from agencies for moving to a unified platform.
  • How to expand your platform without overwhelming users with options.

These lessons not only apply to state governments but also to any organization with subsidiaries with different needs and stakeholders.

Webinar Presenters

Stephanie Ganzer

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Stephanie Ganzer is a Senior UI Designer who started her career by focusing on branding, print design and marketing, then worked her way into the digital landscape.

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Alex Murphy

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Alex Murphy is the Project Manager for the State of Iowa's Digital Transformation Project. Prior to serving in this role, Alex served as Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds' communications director. Alex has also served as a communications director for the Iowa Department of Public Safety and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.