Hanieh (she/her) is an Iranian-Canadian social impact designer based in Rwanda.
Her mission is to build safe spaces that empower and elevate underrepresented voices. She uses creative problem solving, collaborative participatory methods, and storytelling to create deeper compassion and connection between individuals and communities. She believes in developing impactful and equitable outcomes that honour diversity, foster belonging, and transcend boundaries.
Hanieh specializes in Human-Centred design, product strategy, and user experience, and has worked across many industries including international development, public health, and community engagement, designing anything from chatbots and mobile apps to design systems and responsive websites.