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Tess Edmonds, M.A.

Tess Edmonds, Lecturer, Olin College of Engineering

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Design

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M.A., Liberal Studies, Creighton University
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Olin College

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Engineering for Humanity
Sustainable Design


Sustainable Design, Human-centered Design, Educational and Organizational Change Processes


Tess Edmonds teaches and researches sustainable and human-centered design. She has facilitated design and creative practices in the context of youth leadership programs, start-ups and innovation centers, and community-based initiatives. Previously, she developed and launched the Energy Technology Program at Creighton University: an interdisciplinary undergraduate program in renewable energy and sustainable design. She graduated from Olin College in 2011, where she helped create Affordable Design and Entrepreneurship (ADE).