Katie Koch is a designer and teacher in Brooklyn. As Design Director at American Express, Katie leads a team creating experiences that meet the needs of people traditionally underserved by financial institutions. Part of an in-house design team, she collaborates with partners across Amex to strategize and execute big ideas in the name of activating the best possible customer experience.
Katie is co-founder of Project: Interaction, an after-school program that teaches interaction design to high school students. She has also taught design at Parsons, the New School for Design and The Cooper-Hewitt.