Luisa Schumacher Resto

Leader in Social Impact Design


Give the People What They Need

4:15 PM–5:30 PM


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 several 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.