Alex is an creative director, product designer, storyteller, educator and maker-of-things.
She is founder of Super Curious, a social impact design firm that specializes in product design and human-centered-design workshop facilitation for international impact causes. As an educator, Alex guest lectures at UC Berkeley Haas on ‘Design Thinking for Entrepreneurs’ and facilities monthly workshops with OpenIDEO LA.
Prior to design; she worked as a photojournalist and draws upon this and 8 years of experience working at international tech startups to her work.
Alex has just recently returned from a trip facilitating workshops in Morocco, Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda. To keep a positive life balance, you can find her backpacking, creating lino prints, mountain climbing, and photographing the streets of LA.
Alex holds a BA in Art Studio (Photography) and Global Studies (Africa) from U.C. Santa Barbara.
User Experience Design
In this course, students learn to build wireframes, implement best practices for common design patterns and analyze business goals from a user perspective.