Dana Mitroff Silvers

Dana Mitroff Silvers

Founder + Director

Dana is a design thinking facilitator and digital experience strategist with experience launching innovative products and services in organizations ranging from art museums to educational technology startups.

She is a regular speaker and facilitator at national and international conferences, a coach and facilitator for the Stanford d.school K12 Lab Network, and was a design catalyst for Stanford Online’s first web-based course on Design Thinking.

Dana has taught and lectured for various Bay Area institutions, including the University of San Francisco and John F. Kennedy University, and she was recently published in the book Design Thinking Live: 30 Perspectives on Making Innovation Happen from Murmann Publishers.

The former head of digital at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, she oversaw the research, development, design, and production of the museum’s award-winning website for over 10 years. Dana runs the site Design Thinking for Museums, where she writes about human-centered design in museums, nonprofits, and mission-driven organizations.

She has delivered dozens of talks and lectures, and is available for public speaking engagements. She has also authored numerous papers and articles.

  • Location: San Francisco Bay Area