Meet Our Mentors

1-on-1 support from industry experts

Our mentors and tutors elevate your learning experience from great to amazing, pushing you to achieve excellence.

 

CareerFoundry mentors have decades’ worth of experience under their belts from such noteworthy companies as Google, Microsoft and Twitter, so you can rest assured that their cumulative knowledge of the industry is second to none. Through them, you’ll get insights, connections, and industry-related knowledge that no textbook could ever teach.

If you’re interested in becoming a CareerFoundry Mentor, you can learn about mentoring here.

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Danielle reid

Danielle Reid

UX Designer

As a design lead, I identify talent and execute on the result with a smart process that allows for rapid iteration to meet product-market fit.

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Olga

Olga Voskoboinikova

UI Designer

Attractive things work better.

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William cole

William Cole

UX Designer

Innovation can be the by-product of constraint and often what your product doesn't do can make the best experience.

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Jeremy schweitzer

Jeremy Schweitzer

UX Designer

I think it's important to keep UX fun and down to earth!

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Tobias treppmann

Tobias Treppmann

UX Designer

Be the person you wish you had by your side when you started out in the field.

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Linn vizard

Linn Vizard

UX Designer

It's not what you do, it's not even what you make, it's what you facilitate!

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Julia debari

Julia Debari

UX Designer

UX design isn’t just about deliverables, it’s also about people that you interact with, whether on a project or the users of the product you are designing.

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Pia klancar

Pia Klancar

UX Designer

In the end everything connects ... the more you learn, the more you earn.

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Paola

Paola Palencia

UX Designer

It is not enough to only do great work, designers that know how to sell design are much more desired.

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Hannah niebla

Hannah Niebla

UI Designer

What I’ve enjoyed most about being a Tutor is the passion my students have shown for UI-Design, it made me fall in love with my career all over again! I feel so committed to help them reach their full potential.

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Evan

Evan Verdoia

UX Designer

Good design makes the world a better place and I have always been driven to create that world.

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Dana lynn

Dana Lynn

UX Designer

Design collaboration leads to innovation.

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Parth naliwar

Parth Naliwar

UX Designer

Design is the Art and Science of Creation and Evolution.

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Abhi

Abhi Bhattacharya

UX Designer

Imagination is more important than knowledge." - Albert Einstein. I quote him a lot, and I think this one is applicable to anyone who wants to build a product from the ground up, because that's why we do what we do in the first place!

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Chava

Chava Canolli

UX Designer


Design a solution.

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Paddy

Paddy Donnelly

UX Designer

Mentoring with Career Foundry has been an eye-opening experience for me. As my students question why we do certain things certain ways, it's made me rethink a lot of the automatic design decisions I make, which is healthy to do every so often.

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Margarida

Margarida Carvalho

UX Designer

For me mentoring is a two-way street. We need to be objective, open-minded and have the ability to ask pertinent questions that make the students think. Their answers will foster our own learning too.

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Lexi

Alexia Samut-Tagliaferro

UX Designer


I'm an advocate of user-centred design and a believer of 'design thinking' in that how you frame or think about user needs directly affects the solution!

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Luca longo

Luca Longo

UX Designer

Design is how it works.

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Muwuso mkochi

Muwuso Mkochi

UI Designer

Work on projects that go beyond the artist's ego and acknowledge consumers' needs first. Take on work that can make you laugh and that encourages design as a way to solve complex as well as simple problems.

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Samuel boguslawski

Samuel Boguslawski

Web development

I always point out my student's achievements and what they have done well. I understand how hard it is to notice your own progress if you go through the material quickly.

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Diego

Diego Ostrovsky

UI Designer

I always encourage my students to understand the reasons behind a project. It's not always about making things more beautiful but also functional from the design as well as marketing perspective and technology.

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Will greenaway

William Greenaway

UX Designer


We are in the age of experience now! From this day forward it is the experience that determines success for a product, service, and will be how people measure their lives. It will be those who understand their users that change the world!

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Wojciech hupert

Wojciech Hupert

UX Designer

The idea of having a mentor is huge! A good mentor is worth his or her weight in gold.

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Leah

Leah Kay Simons Fidas

UX Designer


If you passionately want to be in UX, I will fight for you all the way toward reaching your dream. No mentee left behind.

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Steffen schilb

Steffen Schilb

UX Designer


In UX design, there is no right or wrong, but there is better or worse. Being a well-trained UX designer means that you chose the better options by instinct.

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Tara york

Tara-Lee York

UX Designer


As a UX/UI Designer, the decisions that we make affect real people, we have a responsibility to do it wisely.

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Samantha iovino

Samantha Iovino

UX Designer

We rise by lifting others.

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Laurence bricker

Laurence Bricker

UX Designer


I love teaching. It is rewarding on many levels. I am able to share my knowledge and I learn so much interacting with students.