Thursday, November 6th, 7:00 – 9:30 pm
Exploring the Cadence of Great Experiences
In The Duncan Anderson Design Department Gallery at California State University, Long Beach
6241 East University Drive, Long Beach, CA 90815
Park in the Foundation Lot across from the Design Department main entrance – $5
Michelle is the Director of Experience Design Services at THINK Interactive in Atlanta, Georgia. Michelle’s practice centers on user experience design for consumer, medical
and industrial products, as well as software, websites and rich Internet applications. Throughout her award winning design career, she has worked with clients like Coca-Cola,
Electrolux, Nike, Siemens, Philips, and Hewlett-Packard, to build meaningful customer experiences.
When it comes to great user experiences, Michelle believes in the power and elegance of simplicity. She believes that joy is not accidental and that interactions should be
authentic, meaningful and pleasurable. Michelle strives to make an emotional connection with users by eliciting desire and delight with the interfaces she designs.
Michelle is a Fellow in the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) and has served as IDSA President. She is a regional advisor for the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) and serves on the board for Good Design Australia.
She is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology holding a Bachelor’s degree in industrial design and a Master‘s degree focused on interaction design.
Michelle can often be found traveling the world, camera in hand, looking for beauty, inspiration and fresh perspectives on the world around her.