Role Models: Tania Lili, Head of Visual Design at Genius

Today's Role Model is Tania Lili. Tania is a multidisciplinary designer from Mexico City based in New York. She got her start in design over a decade ago and has experience working in creative agencies and media/tech companies. She is currently the Head of Design at Genius in Brooklyn. What’s your official title and how … Continue reading Role Models: Tania Lili, Head of Visual Design at Genius

Role Models: Emily Withrow, Director of Quartz Bot Studio

Today's Role Model is Emily Withrow. Emily is director of the Quartz Bot Studio, where she writes, designs, and builds narrative experiences for messaging and voice platforms. Her work examines how people and bots interact, and how to build meaningful relationships with audiences on these emerging platforms. She’s also faculty at Northwestern University, where she … Continue reading Role Models: Emily Withrow, Director of Quartz Bot Studio

Role Models: Bushra Mahmood, Principle UX Designer at Unity

Today's Role Model is Bushra Mahmood. Bushra got her start in tech nearly a decade ago working in motion graphics and visual effects. She produced punk shows in Canada and worked on documentaries as a teen, which is where she developed her design and motion skills. She started doing motion graphics for advertising agencies and … Continue reading Role Models: Bushra Mahmood, Principle UX Designer at Unity

Role Models: Morgane Santos, AR Engineer at Mapbox

Today's Role Model is Morgane Santos. She studied computer science at Berkeley and has worked in tech for about five years as both a web developer and designer. Morgane is currently an augmented reality (AR) engineer at Mapbox, a location data platform. Since she is around computers all day, she likes to hike, read, and otherwise avoid technology … Continue reading Role Models: Morgane Santos, AR Engineer at Mapbox

Role Models: Trucy Phan, Senior Product Designer at Yello

Today’s Role Model is Trucy Phan. Trucy is a self-taught designer and developer with Mechanical and Civil Systems engineering roots. She was born and raised in Iowa to Vietnamese immigrants, lived and worked in the Bay Area in California for 10 years, and just moved to Chicago last year. Some of her favorite things include: … Continue reading Role Models: Trucy Phan, Senior Product Designer at Yello

Role Models: Sam Provenza, Product Designer at Tailwind

Sam Provenza began her career in graphic design, but today she builds intuitive and beautiful user interfaces for digital products. She's currently a Product Designer for Tailwind, a SaaS start-up producing Pinterest and Instagram marketing tools. In spite of her busy schedule, she is also the NYC chapter lead of Girl Develop It, a group … Continue reading Role Models: Sam Provenza, Product Designer at Tailwind