Evelyn has spent over a decade leading change and innovation in financial services. As the Head of Design Thinking and Strategy at Capital One, she helped catalyze the growth of design as a discipline and creativity as culture. Her work has ranged from creating human-centered products and services to improve financial lives, to designing scalable learning experiences within large organizations.
Prior to joining Capital One, she was a lecturer at the Stanford d.school, helping run the Executive Education program. She has trained hundreds of executives in Fortune 500 companies and worked on projects with Fidelity, Mail.ru, JetBlue, Hyatt, and Covidien.
Evelyn began her career in private equity. She also ran a microfinance nonprofit program at Opportunity Fund and has worked in product at financial technology startups in Silicon Valley. Evelyn has an MBA from Stanford University and a BA in Public Policy also from Stanford. She is a Lecturer at the Stanford d.school and has been invited to speak extensively.