Jessi is a professional creative, expert in the art art of cross-pollinating different worlds.
In the past, she has been a professional oil painter and world champion rower, she now leads a team of User Experience designers at LinkedIn. Her design team has developed a nimble design consulting model to help engineers build technical internal products that help employees do their jobs better.. Experience design goes beyond websites, everything in life can be intentionally designed: from a team psychology to our lifestyles. Latest explorations in lifestyle design include renovating a house by hand with her wife, and moving to Alaska to live tiny and fish for her food. In her creative process, and in personal life, she believes true innovation happens when we see beyond conventions to imagine a better future for ourselves and others.
Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.