Research & STrategy

Stockwell Strategy provides a wide range of user experience research and strategy services. The most common projects include the following:

Understand Users & Needs

Surveys, interviews, usability tests, support and feedback reviews, focus groups, persona development, scenario delineation, journey mapping, journal/diary studies, contextual inquiries


Usability tests, expert/heuristic audits, competitive reviews, content audits, journal/diary studies, contextual inquiries, interviews, focus groups, beta tests, a/b and multivariate tests, card sorts, tree tests, analytics reviews, heat mapping, desirability studies, click and 5-second impression tests

Ideate Solutions

Sketches, workflows, wireframes, prototypes, participatory design workshops


Amanda has been involved in more than 20 UX events across the world, speaking regularly and lending a hand in organization. If you're looking for an experienced speaker or event facilitator, please reach out! 

Recent Events

The Quirk’s Event | March 2019 | Improving Research By Doing Research: Learning from Market Research Participants

UX Y'all | 9 November 2018 | Build Measure Learn is Broken

All Things Open | 21-23 October | Adjusting UX Research to fit Agile practices

Agile RTP | 7 August 2018 | Adjusting UX Research to an Agile World

Agile on the Beach | 12-13 July 2018 | Adjusting UX Research to an Agile World

UX Burlington | 15 June 2018 | Getting the Right Research Participants

UXPA Boston | 10 May 2018 | Getting the Right Research Participants

High Five Conference | February 2017 | Incorporating UX Research to Uncover Opportunities

UX New Zealand | 11-13 October 2017 | Getting the Right Research Participants and Lean Startup Principles workshop

Hopscotch Design Festival | 7-8 September 2017 

UXPA | 5-8 June 2017

ACE! | 11-12 May 2017

UXDC | 15 April 2017

CanUX | 11-13 November 2016

edUI | 24-26 October 2016 

TalkUX | 30 September 2016 

Forge Conference | 26 September 2016 

Agile2016 | 25-29 July 2016 

UXPA | 31 May-3 June 2016 

IA Summit |4-8 May 2016 

Interaction South America | 18-21 November 2015 



Stockwell Strategy's president, Amanda, is an experienced teacher and mentor. She serves as a UXPA mentor, has taught numerous workshops, and even taught a course on the fundamentals of UX research

UX Research and Strategy

Need to get your team up to speed on running their own usability tests or learning the basics of interviewing? Stockwell Strategy is happy to provide customized workshops or ongoing mentorship programs to your team. Reach out to discuss further! 

UX Career Development

Whether you're just starting out or looking to find your next challenge in a long career, Amanda's dabbling in the many versions of a UX career and experience on the recruitment and hiring side offers great insight.