The Fellows Program Leadership

The currently has two fellowship programs -- the project fellows and the teaching fellows. The project fellows program was redesigned in 2012 as a creative leadership accelerator for early- to mid-career professionals to create transformative change. Thomas Both is the Project Fellows Director. Thomas and Nadia Roumani, Senior Designer in Civic Innovation, lead the project fellows in their day-to-day activities, designing and connecting the overall program and supporting the fellows throughout the year. 

Carissa Carter, the's Director of Teaching Experiments, leads the teaching fellows --  professional designers and design educators who spend a full year at the to grow their expertise in experiential teaching and contribute to the’s efforts to advance our curriculum.