Representing a wealth of knowledge from across the field of experience design.

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Quinnton Harris

Creative leader, designer, photographer and entrepreneur


Quinnton Harris is a creative leader, designer, photographer and entrepreneur living in the San Francisco Bay. He recently left his position as the inaugural Creative Director at Blavity, Inc, a venture-backed media company that drives innovation through storytelling and large-scale events. Prior to this role, he served as Creative Lead at Walker & Company Brands (acquired by Proctor & Gamble in 2018) where he crafted premium beauty and grooming experiences for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Quinnton believes in the power of storytelling and its power to inspire, empower and heal. He proudly adopted the moniker of “griot”, and strives to craft transformative narratives using creativity and technology. His work to date focused on impacting the visualization and socialization of Black culture at scale, and he is passionate about creating frameworks that empower communities to be the masters of our own imagery, voice and economic growth.

Luisa Schumacher Resto

Leader in Social Impact Design


Luisa Schumacher Resto is a leader in social impact design and creating value using human centered design methods and strategies. Luisa fosters a collaborative atmosphere to solve and prototype in complex social and corporate environments.

With over 20 years of experience as an executive, she is a leader in design thinking, change management, innovation, and leadership. Luisa’s approach to facilitation led her to spearhead strategic innovation initiatives at a number of prestigious institutes and companies, including United Way, Ford Motor Company, and the city of Detroit. Currently, she is creating a manual on how we can all design museums of the future.


Bella Olszewski

Designer at Atomic Object


Ariane Cherry

Ariane Cherry

Jeff Stevenson & Nick Hawes

UX Product Designer & Team Leader at Paycor

Alex Tran

Designer at Pivotal


Gary Keeler

Enterprise Designer


Jenka Gurfinkel

UX Lead at Athena Health


Katei Swindler

Experience Strategy for Allstate


Stacey Seronick

Experience Design and Research Lead at Catalia Health


Anjali Ahuja

Senior UX Engineer at Salesforce


Roxana Galusca & Kristen Shirkey

Roxana is a Senior User Researcher at Llamasoft. Kristen is a UX Designer at Grainger.


Jenny Lanier

UX Designer at IBM Cloud


Anna Abovyan

UX Designer at M*Modal


John Vanderveen

UX Designer at Covermymeds


Joe Johnston

Creative Director of the Atlanta Studio at Y Media Labs


Carmen Bocanegra

Senior UX Designer at Truss


Eva PenzeyMoog

Principle Designer at 8th Light


Joe Elmendorf & Kaarin Hoff

Information Architects at TUG


Katie Briggs

Product Designer at NPR


Jeff Sussna

Founder and CEO of Sussna Associates


Charles Hannon

Professor of Computing and Information Studies


Wendy Nyx

Founder of Primitive Spark


Lauren Liss

Coordinator of Interaction Design


Elizabeth Benker

UX Director at ZS


Sharlene King

UX Designer at Morningstar


Scott Sullivan

Director of User Experience at LPK