Creative Director, frog, Germany

Kara Pecknold is a Creative Director and a Design Research lead at frog with more than 15 years of experience. She has had the opportunity to work with clients across a variety of sectors from energy, education and international development to health, automotive and financial services. She is the global lead for frog's Collective Action Toolkit, a collaboration and creativity tool that enables groups of people anywhere to organise, collaborate, and create solutions for problems affecting their community. Prior to frog, she pursued her Master's degree in Design and ran her own design research consultancy in Vancouver, Canada. She speaks, teaches and writes on design research methods, social impact as well as building creative capabilities in organisations.