Most nonprofits run on the passion and persistence of volunteers, and desigNYC is no different. We’ve also been lucky to host a number of talented interns and fellows since 2009.

INTERNS

Mollie Ruskin, communications intern, Fall 2011, SVA
Impact! Design for Social Change

Spencer Nelson, case study intern, Winter 2012, University of Cincinnati, School of Design Art Architecture and Planning, MA in Urban Planning

Ansley Whipple, communications intern, Summer 2012, Parsons the New School for Design, MA in the History of Decorative Arts and Design program in conjunction with the Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Jacqueline Cooksey, exhibit design intern, Fall 2012, Parsons the New School for Design, MFA in Transdisciplinary Design

Jinghang Huang, design intern, Spring 2013, Parsons the New School for Design, MFA in Transdisciplinary Design

Ellen Xie, research intern on the Educating Tomorrow project, Spring 2013, Vassar College, B.A. in Environmental Studies)

Taylor Kuhn, design intern, Summer 2013, Parsons the New School for Design, MFA in Transdisciplinary Design

Martyna Hogendorf, communications intern, Spring 2014

FELLOWS

Mike Delfausse, marketing and organizational design, since 2011, Hunter College

Bori Feher, program communications, Spring-Summer 2013, Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Ecolab, Budapest, Hungary

Joy Alise Davis, case study project, Summer-Fall 2013, Parsons the New School of Design, MA candidate in Theories of Urban Practices

VOLUNTEERS

  • Joan McCabe
  • Gisela Garrett
  • Michele Washington
  • Kerri Folb
  • Stephen Everett
  • Jessica Barthel
  • John Kingman, Photographer
  • Gabriele Gordon, Photographer
  • Aislinn Wiedele, Photographer
  • Timothy Bell, Photographer