Impact Design Collaborative
JULY 06, 2020
Meet Impact Design Collaborative. We are a nonprofit design firm rethinking the responsibility of designers and utilizing the capacity of design and architecture to promote a more sustainable and just society. Together we initiate change, discover interventions, and connect a new generation of creators. 
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Shaping the Design Revolution.
The public health crisis of COVID-19 and the injustice against black communities has exposed the capacity for professions to impact and act on systemic issues. As designers, we recognize that the built environment faces the paradox of being both the cause and the solution...
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Mitchell Mead
Management Director
Mitch received education in architecture and economics to pursue new approaches for promoting a one health definition. Mitch synthesizes and translates the information from post-occupancy analyses from IDC’s projects for future design interventions.
Lauren Ayako Tischler
Business Director
Ayako received degrees in Environmental Studies and Economics from the University of Michigan to pursue work in inclusive business and invite communitites ito be a part of designing their own solutions. She supports IDC in business & community engagement.
Anna Carl
Development Director
Anna studies architecture as a means to impact the physical world by addressing issues with a holistic systems approach. Anna uses her experience with renovation architecture to act as a bridge between those who can benefit from architecture and design interventions and the mission of IDC.
Makenzie O'Connor
Research Director
Makenzie holds a Master’s in Design Science from the University of Michigan and a B.S. in Global Health from Allegheny College. She identifies how the built environment influences human sensory perception to understand the relationship between self-destruction, self-expression, and built environment.
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We are looking for diverse, driven, and curious individuals to join our team! Roles are available in areas ranging from research to finance, check out our website or LinkedIn for more information. 
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