Erin Stevanus

Erin Stevanus and her design thinking studio, b:ask, is Shift Advantage’s key partner for organizational design solutions grounded in people-centered design principles.

Erin has nine years of experience providing strategic solutions across the public and private sectors. She has a passion for using design thinking for social impact. Her background and expertise in change management, learning design, and process improvement informs a unique approach to organizational design that sits at the intersection of business design, human-centered design, and social innovation. Erin provides strategic consulting and community design expertise to Nike, XPLANE, and OpenIDEO.

Erin is the community design lead for OpenIDEOpdx and sits on the Board of Directors for Dress for Success Oregon. She holds a masters degree in English Literature from Portland State University and a certification in change management from PROSCI®.

As a native Portlander, Erin enjoys spending time outside of work with friends and family exploring the Pacific Northwest.