Before Hannah joined the University of Kansas, she worked at Texas State University and Memphis College of Art. As a Service Learning Fellow at TXState, she facilitated funded design opportunities with Frost Bank and Upstream. Her UI/UX design course projects had been presented at the SXSW Interactive Festival from 2016 to 2018. In MCA, Hannah founded The Design Laboratory in Memphis College of Art to provide real-world design experiences. Through The Design Lab, she directed a wide range of partnered projects with profit and non-profit organizations including Make A Wish Foundation, Audubon National Society, Loeb Properties, Mayor’s Innovation Team, and SRVS Disability Support Memphis.
Hannah designs, teaches and researches. She is a design educator who is obsessed with socially conscious, trans-disciplinary, service, and UI/UX design. Her current research interests include the role of design in healthcare and mental health.
The CDR draws from colleagues in the School of Architecture, Design & Planning as well as the University in general for specific needs and expertise relating to industry-sponsored projects.