Department: Board of Directors

Lauren Peters

Lauren Peters Lague is the Chair of Catapult’s Board of Directors. Lauren began her work with Catapult Design in early 2009, contributing to organizational development and branding efforts on a volunteer basis. Professionally, she is the Director of Design Strategy at Salesforce in San Francisco focusing on the marketing strategy and experience across industries. In… Read more »

Rajiv Bhatia

Rajiv Bhatia practices internal medicine at the Veterans Administration and he is an affiliated assistant professor of medicine at the Stanford University School of Medicine. Between 1998 and 2014, he served as a Deputy Health Officer for the City of San Francisco where he pioneered work on health impact assessment (HIA), community health indicators, and… Read more »

Scott Boylston

Scott Boylston is co-author and graduate coordinator of the Design for Sustainability program at SCAD (Savannah College of Art and Design). He’s the author of four books including one on sustainable package design, a volume of poetry on environmental degradation, and his latest, “Designing with Society.” Scott is the founder and president emeritus of Emergent… Read more »

Catherine Howard Lovazzano

Catherine Howard Lovazzano leads UX Research at Nest, Google. Previously, she led the pathfinding research on the Connection team at Facebook and was the Director of the Lifestyle Research Lab at Samsung in San Francisco. In her past position as the Head of Consumer Trends and Foresight at Chrysler, Catherine led a hybrid team of… Read more »

Shaheen Kassim-Lakha

Shaheen Kassim-Lakha leads the development and implementation of external engagements, including collaborations with peer funders and local, national and international partners, to unlock resources and shift policies that enable the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to multiply its impact. In her previous role as director of international programs, Kassim-Lakha oversaw the planning, development, implementation, and evaluation… Read more »

Madiha Kotb

An independent consultant, Madiha retired from Government services with the Province of Quebec after a long career of 35 years of work in public safety for Pressure Retaining items.A resident of Montreal, Quebec, she is a licensed engineer with a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in mechanical engineering from Concordia University in Montreal. An ASME Fellow… Read more »