Michele Neary, Principal
Michele Neary, Principal

Michele Neary

graphic + web design

Michele is a versatile communications professional accomplished in both online and print publishing. Her skill set combines a background in marketing, community outreach and journalism, a keen eye for design, and technical expertise in a wide range of software tools. She brings an editor’s attention to detail to her work, creating visually appealing designs that don’t sacrifice readability and accuracy.

Michele has developed and launched dozens of websites, working on an evolving range of platforms. She provides personal assistance to clients throughout the design process, from initial planning through launch and updates.

Washington State Minority & Women's Business Enterprise (WBE)Michele is also Mad Bird Design’s business manager. Established in 2010, Mad Bird Design, LLC is certified as a Women Business Enterprise (WBE) in Washington (Certification No. W2F0028798) and Oregon (Certification No. 10435).

Patrick Neary

editing + animation + motion graphics

Patrick draws on his years of experience as a cinematographer to bring a rich visual style and technical skill to video editing and production, animation, visual effects and motion graphics projects. His animation style combines the tools of traditional illustration, drawing and painting with state-of-the-art motion graphics software. Patrick’s award-winning animated short films have played film festivals worldwide and racked up tens of thousands of views online.

Patrick is currently an editor on ‘Mission Unstoppable’ series hosted by Miranda Cosgrove and produced by Geena Davis for CBS Dream Team, ‘Earth Odyssey’ series hosted by Dylan Dreyer airing on NBC’s The More You Know, ‘Jack Hanna’s Passport’ with Host Alfonso Ribiero, and other educational/informational (E/I) network programming airing on weekends nationwide.

An established freelance filmmaker, Patrick’s Director of Photography experience includes a range of feature, television, and commercial work. See more at his cinematography website – madbirdfilm.com.

Creative Services

Web Design & Development


Mad Bird Design has designed, developed and launched dozens of professional business, government and nonprofit websites – earning positive feedback for our clients from website users and customers.

We help our clients make a great first impression with a visually appealing website that communicates effectively and is easy to use. Whether our clients need a brand new presence online, or a fresh look for an existing website, we provide exceptional support throughout the process – from planning and design through the launch and content management.

We’re experts on the latest web standards to create mobile-ready websites. Our clients also benefit from our studio’s illustration, animation, photography and video production skills.

Graphic & Publication Design


We produce a wide range of high quality graphic designs, illustrations, and layouts for print and screen publishing:

  • advertising, displays, signs, banners, posters and postcards
  • brochures for a variety of paper sizes and orientations
  • fact sheets, flyers and pocket folders
  • logos, brand and campaign identity
  • business cards, stationery and letterhead
  • graphic illustrations, maps and infographics
  • custom products: calendars, die-cut designs, promotional items, mugs, water bottles, bookmarks, tote bags, t-shirts
  • publications: reports, catalogs, booklets and newsletters


Mad Bird Design works for business, public sector and nonprofit clients. Our aim is to create beautiful visual materials to engage, entertain, and communicate effectively with a range of audiences. We are gratified that so many of our clients enjoy collaborating with us and keep coming back!

Accomplish Points Consulting
Alameda School Foundation
Astoria Downtown Historic District Association
Authentic Life Productions
Beaverton Police Activities League
Biscay’s Classic Chevy
Biscay’s Irrigation & Landscape
Brave Heart Consulting
Broken Sky Films
Camp Sherman Broadband Fiber Project
Capital Development Company
Carl Wolfson – Comedian, Radio Host, Author
Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce
Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council (COIC)
Central Oregon LandWatch
Central Oregon Rural Community Building Program
Chariots on File
Cherriots Salem-Keizer Transit
Christian County Community Vision
City of Beaverton
City of Castle Rock
City of Hillsboro
City of Olympia
Clark Regional Wastewater District
Clatsop County Historical Society
CORE3 Center – Central Oregon Ready Responsive Resilient
Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Council of Governments
Coyote Trails School of Nature
Culture Click
Cynara Restaurant & Lounge
Dan Rogers Racing
Deep Sky Studios
Discovery Clean Water Alliance
Dragonfly Wellness Center
Dryden & LaRue Consulting Engineers
Earth Seasoned…#GapYear
Elaine Howard Consulting
Electric Power Systems
Electric Power Constructors
emotion studios
Engineering Solutions Group, Inc.
Envision Bend
Envision Estacada Schools 2030
EPS Right of Way Services
Esler, Stephens & Buckley Attorneys
Ethos Marketing Group
Everything Is On The Record Media Training
Extreme Arts + Sciences
Film Southern Oregon
Finding Our Way Conference
First Responder Family Resources of Cowlitz County
Ford Motor Company
Fraser Film Group
FurEver Family Pet Services
Globalwise, Inc.
Grays Harbor Vision 2020
Greater Grays Harbor, Inc.
Growing Rural Oregon
Hand Painted Films
Headway Consulting
Hearst Media Production Group
The Hearth Community
Hillsboro Fire & Rescue
Hillsboro Police Department
Hillsboro 2020 Vision
Hillsboro 2035 Community Plan
Hillsboro School District
Homeless Leadership Coalition
Homestead Hobbies
Imperiad Entertainment
Industrial Park at TransAlta
Integrated Cloud Intelligence
Intercity Transit
International Youth Sports
It’s Different Every Day Page-A-Day Calendar
Iron Rabbit Restaurant & Bar
J Robertson and Company
Janet Young Consulting
The Janks
Jensen Strategies
Jo Barney Writes
Joma Films
K Fit Studio
Karen Wilde Goddin Consulting
Lacey Cares
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Lewis Economic Development Council
Loaded Image Entertainment
Mad Bird Film
Mighty Media Studios
Morrison Family Charitable Foundation
MTO Productions
New Hampshire Learning Initiative
Next Step Studios
NXT Consulting Group
Oregon DeMolay
Oregon Film Museum
O-UT (Overhaul–Unrelenting Transfiguration)Pacific-Salish Economic Development District
The Pearl Fund – Charitable Foundation of the Portland Pearl Rotary Club
Pedal Powered Talk Show
Port of Olympia
Port of Woodland
Portland Indie Con
Resonance Productions
Richmond Fontaine
Randy Boek / Route 2
Rowe Consulting Group
Sauce Labs
Sisters Country Vision
Siuslaw Public Library District
Slim Pictures, Inc.
Sound Sound Radiology
Specialty Engineering
Sprouted Records
Stapp Financial
Studio MadBird
Tashman Johnson
Jillian Taylor Consulting
Thurston County Chamber of Commerce
This Meets That Films
Holly Thompson for THPRD Campaign
Thurston Strong: COVID-19 Economic Recovery Initiative
Travel Portland
Pam Treece for Washington County Commission
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District
Wandering Wolverine Productions
Washington County, Oregon
Westside Economic Alliance
White Nile Media
5 Yard Line

Business & Technology

  • Adobe
  • AOL
  • Apple
  • Hearst Media Production Group
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • Mighty Media
  • JRO+CO
  • Sauce Labs
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Electric Power Systems

Government & Nonprofit

  • Astoria Downtown Historic District Association
  • City of Beaverton
  • Clatsop County Historical Society website
  • New Hampshire Learning Initiative: Performance Learning and Assessment Consortium for Educators (PLACE)
  • City of Hillsboro
  • Port of Olympia
  • Clark Regional Wastewater District
  • Greater Grays Harbor
  • Bend Vision Project
  • Envision Bend
  • Hillsboro 2035 Community Plan
  • Westside Economic Alliance
  • The Hearth Community
  • Port of Woodland
  • Thurston Strong
  • Lacey Cares
  • Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District
  • Morrison Family Charitable Foundation
  • Envision Estacada 2030
  • Film Southern Oregon
  • Cowlitz-Wahkiakum COG
  • COIC Rural Community Building