Natalie Nixon

Natalie Nixon

Creativity Strategist

Natalie Nixon, PhD is a creativity strategist and President of Figure 8 Thinking, LLC. She helps executives develop customer-centric services and products to accelerate businesses results. She uses a systems design approach and applies her background in anthropology, fashion and strategic foresight. Natalie is a published author, a global speaker, and a regular columnist for  She earned her PhD in Design Management from the University of Westminster and her BA (honors) in Anthropology and Africana Studies from Vassar College. Learn more at and follow her at @natwnixon.

Second Session

Andrea Murillo & Kyle Driggs Performers, 3AM Theatre Natalie Nixon Design Strategist, Figure 8 Thinking Ekaterina Popova Founder, Create Mag Kevin Dow Executive Director, Friends of the Rail Park Jackson Craig Musician Antoinette Marie Johnson Founder & CEO of Cohere