As the Global Head of Design at GE Transportation (General Electric), I was fortunate enough to built the entire design practice from scratch. During that time, I was able to assemble an amazing team, while establishing key programs within the organization to help amplify the impact of design within the business, our products, and our culture.
Below are highlights of a few programs—
Award Winning Innovation Team
Leading the vision, strategy, and execution of what would become an award-winning Innovation Lab in nine months, I assembled the Innovation Lab with three complementary parts comprised of a physical space, a digital portal and innovation process, and a cross-functional team.
Design Thinking Program
My team and I assembled an immersive training program for all GE Transportation employees to allow individual business units, project teams, and other groups to learn the value and how-to application of the design thinking approach in their everyday projects.
SCAD Partner Program
We partnered with the Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD) to explore new and creative ways to visualize decades of GPS data.