As Design Lead for Overlap, Jodi Taylor is focused on improving lives through design. Her craft is rooted in visual communication, disabilities studies, social innovation, and sustainability. She believes in the power of design and the value of empathy to ignite innovation and solve some of the most challenging questions we face. Jodi’s passion for diversity and inclusion in every project is where she leverages human-centered insights to create impactful change, experiences, and value for clients, their organizations and communities. Prior to joining Overlap, Jodi honed her skills in advertising design & strategy, course development & facilitation across the public and private sector. She holds a Masters of Fine Arts (MFA) in Collaborative Design from Syracuse University and a Bachelor of Visual Communication (Graphic Design) from the Edna Manley College of Visual and Performing Arts.