Lauren Black

Head of Product Design
LRN BLK

Lauren Black is a Sr Product & UX designer highly influenced and inspired by the ability to escape boxes - in design or of the outside world. Native to Chicago’s Southside Hyde Park neighborhood and currently living and working in LA - Lauren seeks to apply thoughtful design to the navigation of digital and real life spaces. She has been active for over a decade in Chicago and Los Angeles as a curator of LGBTQIA events and productions, and creating safe inclusive spaces for QTPOC youth, adults, and WOC.

In the digital and technology space - Lauren focus’ her skills on the strategizing, architecting, and implementation of intuitive and inclusive design in digital products - from responsive web and to iOS, Android, voice and AR experiences. She is firm believer that good design and usability start with inclusion at the point of entry.

Her most recent work includes E3 and SXSW creative and activations for XBOX / PUBG, re-design and launch of award winning marketing publications.



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