With a career spanning film, design, journalism, education, and art, Teresa Brazen is committed to improving the world through creative leadership and innovation.

Teresa leads Cooper Professional Education as Managing Director, and oversees curriculum development, teaching, mentoring, and community building. Her team partners with thousands of top organizations, from Clorox to Starbucks to NASA, to supercharge performance and create delight.

Whether she’s coaching, crafting a new curriculum, or telling stories, Teresa’s goal is to ask tough questions, inspire curiosity, and change what’s possible in the minds and lives of the people she collaborates with. Learn more about what she’s up to at www.teresabrazen.com

“Teresa’s passion melded with a wealth of knowledge made for a very fun and interactive two days.”

Steve Horvath, Design Lead at Fjord


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Design Leadership

Innovation Programs


A Brief History of Web Publishing

From Superman to the Avengers: Rethinking Bruce Mau

Designing Culture


Make Culture, Not War: The Secret of Great Teams and Organizations

The Great UX Debate

The Gender, Leadership, and Design Axis