Design Manager, Writer, and Speaker

Theresa J Morris

ABOUT

Theresa is a senior member Society of Professional Journalists as spj.org, and Broadcast Music Incorporated, BMI.

Education from U.S. DOD-DON – U.S. Hospital Corps School – 1985. Various certificates in administration, personnel and information security, and associates, for law enforcement, criminal justice, forensics, arson, fraud, subrogation, and retooled in Microsoft WIndows at Daymar. Former University of Alabama in Birmingham, and Fire Coolege Tuscaloosa before joinin Investigative Services, Assured Confidential Investigative Services. Toastmaster’s and ACE and is passionate about building effective teams, and leveraging design to create high growth products. Certificate as a commercial driver OTR and Hazmat, and learned in all lower 48 states to deliver into corporations via truck loaqd containers. Then went into manage various drivers with as many as 150 personnel on a board for training in SATCOM. Computers are her friend since 1985.

She currently manages designers at Dot. She has previously managed design teams at Arrow, cofounded a company that was acquired by Parenthesis, and spent a few years as a freelance designer.

Originally from United States of America da, she studied in London, worked in Japan, Africa, Spain, Portugal, now based in Gulf Breeze, FL USA 32563. She loves books, computers, communications, people.

SPEAKING

Design Conference, 2019
Designing Teams
San Jose, CA

Design x Mental Health, 2019
Speaking Out
San Francisco, CA

Impact for Growth, 2018
Building Compatible Teams
San Francisco, CA

GET IN TOUCH

Theresa is always available for side collaborations and talks worldwide. If you want to chat about design, books, projects, or anything else, don’t hesitate in reaching out.

WRITING:

Lessons from remote interviewing
April 2020

What design mentees need
December 2019

How to foster collaboration
November 2019