Grace is a designer, social entrepreneur and thought leader working at the intersection of universal design & fashionable technology. She is an Assistant Professor of Fashion at Parsons School of Design, and Executive Director at Open Style Lab (OSL), a non-profit organization dedicated to making style accessible to people of all abilities ( elderly / people with disabilities, people facing injury). Her work at OSL has received nation-wide attention and has been featured at the White House Fashion Show Celebrating Inclusive Design, NBC News, Fast Company, Vogue, BBC, and most recently the New York Times. She has been asked to speak about disability and design in numerous settings, including Design Indaba 201, BuzzFeed, and Forum for the Future.
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