Jody Medich

In her 20-year design career, Jody has worked on just about everything from holograms to physical products to R&D for over 300 companies.

Jody has spent the last three years working on AR/VR, most notably as Principal Experience Designer on the HoloLens Project at Microsoft and Principal UX at LEAP Motion. Previously, she co-founded and directed Kicker Studio, a design consultancy specializing in Natural User Interface and R&D for companies including Intel, Samsung, Microsoft, and DARPA. Jody is also a practicing artist with an MFA in Painting and Design & Technology from the San Francisco Art Institute. She’s a collaborator with the art crew FiveTonCrane, and builds robots and rockets in her spare time.