Speaker Details: Naa Marteki Reed

Pay It Forward: How To Mentor Your UX Co-Workers Without Them Realizing It

Want to be a mentor in the UX field, but you’re not sure where to start? Feel like you want to give back and help strengthen our industry, but running low on time and resources? You’re in luck: this presentation will not only reveal your personal secret UX superpower to you, but it’ll also show you how to use it on your co-workers to grow your mentoring skills, improve their careers, and build up the UX industry as a whole.

Naa Marteki Reed

Naa Marteki Reed

Naa Marteki Reed spends most of her days working as a senior member of Gogo’s UX staff, improving the experience of in-flight Wi-Fi/TV/movies through research, design, and righteousness. She’s been known to write lyrics for parody pop songs, professionally do tax returns, tell really filthy jokes, and knit beautiful garments. She lives just outside Chicago with her husband, daughter, and son. If you need a geek in glasses who can rock both an afro and your experience design, she’s your gal.