Engaging C-Suite leaders about future possibilities. Working with graduate students to help shape their strategic design and futures thinking skills. Collaborating with colleagues to author new frameworks. Whatever is most interesting will be found on this page, in-process and unfinished.

One of the more significant trends currently being explored in my research, with PhD-level and post-graduate students, is the advancement of human-centered design—specifically, studying how its principles can be leveraged as the basis for a more broad-reaching, inclusive, and societally-scaled, and sustainable practice of life-centered thinking.

This Book chapter takes the position that Design is in a unique position to advance change across multiple levels of society, business, and education.

The brief that follows it provided inspiration for thoughtful student projects, summarized in three videos below.