Alissa is in charge of all things design at Civis Analytics--product, brand, and marketing. Her main focus is building a long-term strategy for user-centered, data-driven product design. Previously, Alissa worked in web design consulting and educational product design. Alissa loves working with Startup Institute students because she's been there--she is an alumnus of the Chicago Spring 2014 cohort. Connect with Alissa for speaking opportunities or to learn what it's like to be a designer surrounded by data scientists.