Professor of Design, Chapman University,
Executive Board of Directors, Design Network for Emergency Management
IIID Executive Board
What is the motivation to work in information design?
Advocacy trough based evidence-based practice and principles.
What are you working on at the moment?
I am working with Design Network for Emergency Management creating tsunami and wildfire evacuation communication guidelines for emergency management for the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Management.
What is a project you consider a great example of information design?
A Better A&E led by PearsonLloyd, Medicine for People initiative led by David Sless and the Communication Research Institute, NYC Live Subway Map by Gary Hustwit/Work & Co., and Simple Action reports led by Rob Waller and the Simplification Centre.
What is your dream project?
To develop a federal committee dedicated to ensuring that evidence-design practices and principles are leveraged into policy and standards for public communication for emergency preparedness and response.