Caitlin Krause is an experience designer and keynote speaker fostering metaverse fluency. She has authored the books Designing Wonder: Leading Transformative Experiences in VR (2021) and Mindful by Design (2019). She teaches about digital well-being at Stanford University and serves as Chief Wellness Officer at TRIPP. Founder of the studio and consultancy MindWise, her thought leadership thrives at the intersection of technology, innovation, and well-being.
Caitlin has advised global organizations including LinkedIn, Google, Meta, Oracle, Evernote, University of San Francisco, ETH Zürich, and the U.S. State Department. She has created and run numerous collaborative experiences in social XR, fusing presence, storytelling, meditation, and emotional intelligence. She holds an MFA from Lesley University and a BA from Duke University. With over two decades of leadership experience, she helps individuals and teams navigate complexity and change in the future of work, prioritizing mindful well-being, empathy, design, and imagination.