Industry Advisory Board

The MS-HCI program industry advisory board is a diverse panel of eminent technology experts, business people, and entrepreneurs who advise program leaders on matters regarding research and education initiatives. Members with profiles are included below.

  • ADP

    Joe Kleinwaechter

    Vice President, UX

  • ADP

    Sally Cohen

    Senior Director, User Experience

    GTMS ISyE 90

  • AT&T

    Mark Jacobson

    Senior Lead User Experience Research

    GTPhD Eng Psych ’98

  • BetterCloud

    Nick Sabadosh

    VP of Design

  • Bloomberg LP

    Shahtab Wahid

    Senior UX Designer

  • Cadmus Group

    Bill Curtis-Davidson

    Senior Specialist – Strategy & Transformation

    GTMS IDT '98

  • Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

    Janet Fath

    IIS Operations Team Lead

    GTMS ISyE '82, PhD ISyE '87

  • Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

    Joanne Andreadis

    Senior Advisor, Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response

  • Cloudistics, Inc.

    Pardha Pyla

    Chief Experience Officer (CXO) and Vice-President of Product Development

  • Delta Airlines

    Victoria A. Spaulding-Burford

    IT Consultant - Horizontal UX Strategy

    GTMBA '13, MS Eng Psyc '00

  • Fjord

    Erica Wingo Newcomb

    Service Design Lead


  • Independent Consultant

    Annie Archbold


    GTPhD, MS

  • InVision

    Aarron Walter

    VP of Design Education

  • Ionic Security

    Klemens Wengert

    Director of User Experience

    GTMBA '15

  • Mailchimp

    Rachel Walsh

    User Research Manager

  • Mailchimp

    Ryan West

    Senior Director, Experience Design

  • NCR Corporation

    Robert A. King

    UX Researcher

    GTPhD Psyc '03

  • Persona Affairs, LLC

    Kim N. Carswell

    Author, Resume Writer, Brand Developer, Social Media Strategist

  • Salesforce

    Kathy Baxter

    Architect, Ethical AI Practice

    GTBS Applied Psych '96, MS Eng Psych '98

  • State Farm

    Aida Najarian

    User Experience Manager

    GTMS in IDT (Information, Design and Technology) '97

  • Storyminers

    Mike Wittenstein

    Customer Experience Designer/Strategist

  • The Home Depot

    Cynthia Morneweck

    UX Manager

    GTMS HCI '01

  • The Home Depot

    Doug Brams

    UX Lead

  • The Home Depot

    Cliff Sexton

    Director of Enterprise User Experience Design, Research, and Strategy

  • United States Air Force

    Colt Whittall

    Chief Experience Officer

  • Usography

    Paul Bryan

    Director, User Research and Design Strategy