Bobby has been bringing his playful energy and human-centered design expertise to the Cooper teaching team as an instructor and consultant since 2013.  In that time he has taught nearly every course Cooper offers and continues to enjoy working with the Cooper team to craft and deliver engaging learning experiences that help individuals and teams around the world master the art of human-centered design.

An award-winning designer, educator, and innovation consultant, Bobby has 15+ years of experience that includes having led design efforts at Kaiser Permanente and IDEO and lecturing and coaching at Stanford’s Through his work with Cooper and other partners, he is grateful for ongoing opportunities to work with innovative leaders in organizations of all shapes and sizes around the world developing ground-breaking products, people, and teams.

Outside of teaching, you will find him singing and playing banjo, contemplating complex puzzles, and swimming and surfing in the warm California sun (or wherever he can find it!).