Emily is the principal of teenyBIG, and is passionate about helping nonprofits find better ways to engage and create stronger connections with those who matter to them. She is a coach, trainer, and facilitator in the area of human-centered design, a process that re-evaluates the experience of a product or service’s end-user. Emily’s approach in this area is based on her background working in nonprofit management and industrial design. She serves on the board of the Association of Consultants to Nonprofits,where she helps lead the organization’s outreach in the Chicago-area.
Principal of teenyBIG
Helps nonprofits find better ways to engage the people who matter to them
Designs and facilitates workshops to help teams understand and expand the user experience and offers coaching packages to guide that process
Worked in nonprofit management and industrial design
Serves on the board of the Association of Consultants to Nonprofits
Active community organizer in her Chicago neighborhood
Bachelor’s degree in industrial design from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign