Designer; Founder, Studio O
Liz Ogbu is a designer, urbanist, social-innovation strategist, and founder of Studio O, a multidisciplinary design and consulting practice. She is on the faculty at UC Berkeley and Stanford’s d.school. Design projects include shelters for immigrant day laborers and a water and health social enterprise for low-income Kenyans. Previously, she was scholar-in-residence at the Center for Art and Public Life at California College of the Arts, innovator-in-residence through the inaugural IDEO.org fellowship, and design director at the nonprofit Public Architecture. Named as one of Public Interest Design’s Top 100, Ogbu is a Senior Fellow of the Design Futures Council.