045: The Design Trailblazer
The Design Trailblazer
Jamie Cristal is an Inclusive Designer at Airbnb —where she is helping create a world where anyone can belong anywhere. Previously, she led design initiatives at Facebook as a Design Operations Program Manager and Product Design Lead for Facebook Lite. Before, Facebook, she served as one of Yahoo’s first Design Associates, where she spearheaded cultural initiatives for the greater design community. She led the craftsmanship of delightful experiences for various parts of the business, such as Flickr, Tumblr, and Yahoo.
In this episode, we talk about leaving medicine to do design, creating inclusive design systems, operationalising and scaling design initiatives, designing for emerging markets, and so much more.
Jamie’s Social Media
Website - http://www.jamiecristal.com/
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/jamiecristal/
LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/jamiecristal/
Dribbble - https://dribbble.com/jamiecristal
WCAG - https://www.w3.org/WAI/standards-guidelines/wcag/
Design Associate Program (Yahoo) - https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/yahoo-design-associate-program-at-yahoo-30333742/
Design Program Manager (Facebook) - https://www.facebook.com/careers/jobs/364795951016730/