As the head of AirBnB’s Experience Design, Katie leads the interaction and visual design team defining AirBnB’s digital products and services. Katie joined AirBnB from Greenstart venture design where, as a Partner and Creative Director, she worked with early stage startups to design their user experience and brand strategy. Prior to Greenstart, as Creative Director at frog design, Katie lead strategic, multidisciplinary design programs for Fortune 100s including Intel, Disney, Samsung, Dolby and Chase Bank. Katie’s expertise includes interaction and industrial design, business strategy and user research. She studied Industrial Design at Art Center College of Design and currently teaches Interaction and Industrial Design at California College of Arts.