Before discovering a passion for design at Stanford University, Nina followed an entirely different passion and deferred Stanford for 2 years to compete for Thailand, her birth nation, in the London 2012 Olympics in the Equestrian Sport of Eventing. She's worked as a Product Manager for Apple’s iPhone 6 and a User Experience Designer for Nairobi based startup, BRCK. A fan of adventure travel, Nina loves surfing, diving, photography, and just about all street food.
If you could be any animal, what would you be?
What is your definition of friendship?
Being surrounded by people who will take time out of their day to make you smile.
Devika’s life-long passion of building with Legos was actualized in studying Product Design at Stanford, where she’s been dabbling in all aspects of the design process. Previously, she worked as an volunteer EMT, as a designer for Medic Mobile, and done community-based research in sanitation, hygiene, and women’s health. Devika loves elephants, the color green, and going on adventures.
Which celebrity would play you in a movie about your life?
Who is your biggest role model in your life?
My mom, because she’s resilient, intelligent and beautiful.
Entering Stanford, Claire dabbled in pre-med, art and philosophy classes until she found the Product Design major to neatly combine her many interests. She has worked in a variety of fields from professional crêpe crafting to stem cell research and wants to design products that improve both mental and physical health. Claire loves chocolate chip cookies, flipping upside down, and trying new things. Claire is now a Consultant at Accenture in San Francisco.
If you could design an amusement park, what would it be themed?
Amazon themed with poisonous dart frogs jumping everywhere.
If you could spend a day with anyone dead or alive, who would you choose?