Michael Lee

Michael Lee

Lead Product Designer in San Francisco, CA


Currently designing AI products at Knoetic with management responsibilities. I also teach product design at AAU.

Side Projects

SwiftUI experiments

I enjoy exploring ideas using SwiftUI. Here are some examples of things I built using SwiftUI.

Figma experiments


Disco Audiences at Disco Network

A product I led design on called Disco Audiences which is an ad tool to help brands find relevant shoppers through the Disco network. I partnered closely with Dan Kaufman who was the lead PM on this project.

Work Experience

2023 — Now
New York, NY

I currently lead design on our AI and analytics products as well as managing a senior product designer.

2019 — Now
San Francisco, CA

I teach part time graduate level product design courses at AAU with a curriculum I built that focuses a lot on visual design and hi-fidelity prototyping.

2021 — 2022
San Francisco, CA

I led design on various products at Disco as well as explored experimental data visualization products.

2020 — 2021

I was the first full time design hire at Findem. I led design across a variety of products and sourced and hired our design team. I also managed a team of 3 other designers.

2018 — 2020
Senior Product Designer at Pivotal (acquired by VMware)
San Francisco, CA
2016 — 2018
San Francisco, CA


2011 — 2013
Political Economy at UC Berkeley
Berkeley, CA