2015 Pecha Kucha Presentation
Envision: Students use Design Thinking to Save Main Street
Christina Birkentall, NCIDQ, Reg. ID, IIDA, CKD, LEED GA, is in her tenth year of teaching at the collegiate level. She has practiced Interior Design in Florida and Illinois for many years, both in the commercial,facilities and residential sectors. The owner of her own firm for many years in IL she recently held the position as Chair of the State of IL Board of Professional Interior Designers. Her MA graduate studies at SCAD (Savannah College of Art and Design) includes a Historic Preservation certificate and her graduate thesis subject was titled: How Interior Designers use Design Thinking to impact Small Business growth. She is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor at Rochester Institute of Technology, NY.