Jocelyn is the Co-Lead + Executive Director of, the nonprofit design organization that she cofounded in 2011 after leading IDEO’s social innovation practice. As Executive Director, Jocelyn spends her time developing the vision, strategy, funding, and growth plans for She heads up partner development with foundations, nonprofits, and social enterprises and builds networks by speaking widely on how design is changing the social sector.

Prior to joining IDEO in 2007, Jocelyn worked in Kenya as an Acumen Fund fellow. She also served as VisionSpring’s interim country director in India, where she helped increase the distribution of low-cost reading glasses to the poor.  For Chemonics International, a contractor for USAID, she carried out training, project management, and business development. Jocelyn holds a BA in Anthropology from Grinnell College and an MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.