Founder and Executive Director
The Designers Accord
BA, Swarthmore; MED, Yale. Former: CEO, Necessary Projects; Head, Digital Experiences, IDEO; Global Executive Creative Director, Design Strategy and Design Research, frog design; Associate Partner, Pentagram Design. Since 2007, Founder and Executive Director, The Designers Accord; concurrently, since 2013, Vice-President of Innovation, Samsung. Frequent guest lecturer and conference speaker on innovation, design and sustainability. Named: Guru of the Year, Fortune magazine; Hero of the Environment, Time magazine; Master of Design, Fast Company; one of the World's Most Influential Designers, BusinessWeek.