Amy believes in the power of design to create positive change in the world. Her background is in using design thinking for social impact, tackling challenges that range from reducing violence in Chicago to improving health information systems in low income countries.
At Salesforce Ignite, Amy leads the design team and explores how to create scalable impact through technology. Previously, Amy spent 5 years at gravitytank building its global health practice and co-leading the communication design capability. Her work has been featured in publications such as FastCo, Wired, and Design Observer and recognized internationally by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Outside of the office, Amy is actively involved with the Chicago design community and serves on the board of AIGA Chicago as Co-VP of Membership. Amy holds a BFA from Washington University in St. Louis in Visual Communication Design.
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