Designing Education

Tess Edmonds '11,

Design Facilitator and Consultant in Sustainable Design

Having served as a Teacher Assisstant for Olin's Affordable Design & Entrepreneurship class, which she helped create, Tess went on to teach at Creighton University following her graduation from Olin. As an Assistant Director and Instructor, Tess again launched a new undergraduate program at Creighton, the Energy Technolgy Program, where she created and taught six new design courses and labs and received the Iggy Award for "Outstanding Freshman Mentor." In 2013 Tess began her career as a Design facilitator and Consulant. She has since done projects for the Eileen Fisher Leadership Institute as well as the MIT IDEAS Program, leading diverse teams through design thinking workshops.