Lauren Celenza (she/they) is a principal UX designer, writer, and educator. Her work, essays, and commentaries have appeared in Forbes, Fortune, In These Times, and The Economic Times. Through design consulting, product strategy, and team training, she partners with leaders and organizations worldwide to develop technology that thoughtfully considers the relationships to our environments, our communities, and ourselves. Formerly, Celenza was a Design Lead for Google Maps and an early member of the Alphabet Workers Union. In 2022, she petitioned for the Silenced No More Act in Washington state. She’s the author of the newsletter, How to Work in Tech Without Losing Your Soul.