Speaker Series

Career Chats: Career and Professional Development’s professional speaker series

Career Chats give students access to top industry professionals who present on a variety of topics—from in-demand interaction design jobs to design research, from self-promotion to creating compelling narratives. Career and Professional Development invites speakers based on topics of current interest to students.


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Recent Guest Speakers:

Rachel Mason, Art Director

Applied Minds
Bran Ferren, Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer

Cartoon Network
Jill Daniels, Art Director

Chronicle Books
Michael Carabetta, Creative Director

Disney Animation Studios
Paul Felix, Production Designer

Daniel Young, Senior Interaction Designer

Jack Frasannito, President & CEO

Johnson & Johnson
Ernesto Quinteros, Chief Design Officer

Steve Masterson, President
Wojtek Bachleda, Designer

Mark Smith, Creative Director of Special Projects
Shine Thomas, Director - Nike Digital and Nike Brand Creative Talent Acquisition
Kim Johnson, Senior Design Recruiter
Bo Lupo, 3D Product Design Director

Observe Media
Travis Cloyd, XR Director/Producer

Paul Frank, Artist and Designer

Riot Games
Atey Ghailan, Concept Artist

Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators
Sarah Baker, Director, Illustration and Artist Programs

Under Armour
Dave Dombrow, Chief Design Officer
Kevin Fallon, VP, Footwear Innovation

Universal Creative
Frank Fields, Sr. Recruiter
Gaby Landers, Assistant Director, Concept Architecture & Facility Design
Keith McVeen, Manager-Production Design
Sherri Meyer, Supervisor, Staffing
Brian Scholz, Sr. Director-Executive Producer
Greg Senner, Manager-Technical

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
Andre Felix, Digital Creative Director