Nicole is committed to making change through human-centered design, community building, and new technology. From research to concept development, she has guided design solutions for large non-profits, lean startups, and for-profit. Driven to find solutions to complex social challenges, her work has led to projects with IDEO, SFMOMA, The Kitchen Community, and WASP 3D. Nicole is passionate about creating meaningful experiences and gaining deep understanding for user behaviors and needs. She is interested in research and design that pushes the boundaries and seeks to change the way we look at the world.
As a leader for OpenIDEO SF Chapter, she has helped build community to drive collaboration, innovation and impact for social challenges.
Designing for Social Impact
Gain insight from designers on how they use Design Thinking techniques to build community and create impact.