Designing Your Life: Using Design Thinking to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Professional and Personal Life

Michael Cato
SVP and CIO, Bowdoin College, Certified DYL Facilitator        

 - Experience: 20+ years in Information Technology (IT) with a higher education focus; 15+ years in IT leadership; 6 years as a Chief Information Officer (CIO)
 - Design Focus: Inclusive Leadership
 - Today: Higher Education Senior VP & CIO; Leadership Development Facilitator; Mentor; pseudo/kinda/almost CrossFit athlete
 - Purpose: Empowering people to foster innovation through inclusive leadership.

 

 

Joan Cheverie        
Fieldbrook Advising Co-founder and Partner, Certified DYL Facilitator, Leadership Coach

 - Experience: 30+ years in higher education, leadership development for higher education association, librarian & information professional, copyright policy expert
 - Design Focus: Emotional intelligence, conversational intelligence, using design thinking for sustainable change
 - Today: Business co-owner, leadership coach, & potter
 - Purpose: Empowering others to recognize, embrace, & use their talents & skills