Kim Goodwin is the bestselling author of Designing for the Digital Age. Kim helps organizations around the world build their own design and UX capabilities. She is also VP of Product and User Experience at PatientsLikeMe, where patient support meets medical research to make healthcare more patient-centered.
Previously, Kim was VP of Design and General Manager at Cooper, the renowned design and strategy agency. During her 12 years there, she led an integrated practice of interaction, visual, and industrial designers, as well as the development of the acclaimed Cooper U design curriculum.
Kim has led design and research projects in healthcare, aviation, retail, communication, financial services, consumer, enterprise, automotive, government, and IT. She is also a popular speaker and workshop leader at events including IxDA’s Interaction conference, the IA Summit, UX Week, UX Hong Kong, and many more.
Kim is based near San Francisco, but is seldom in her own time zone, whether she’s traveling for work or attempting to shoot the ultimate wildlife photo.