Invite design education advocate and designExplorr founder Jacinda Walker to speak, present, and/or participate in a discussion or interview on the Design Journeys research. Speaking engagements can be for in-person or virtual audiences, as requested by the organization.
About Jacinda Walker
Jacinda Walker, MFA is renowned for her work in design, diversity, research, and strategy. She is the founder and creative director of designExplorr, a social impact organization whose mission addresses the diversity gap within the design profession. Her research on Design Journeys: Strategies for Increasing Diversity in Design Disciplines has been hailed as breakthrough work. This solutions-based thesis explores diversity in design disciplines and investigates effective strategies to expose Black and Latino youth to design careers. Ms. Walker’s future goals are to help scale diversity in design initiatives within education institutions, corporations, organizations, and museums.