The Team

Karen Baker, CCO/Founder – Karen brings 25-years as an award-winning executive specializing in Design Research, Strategic Planning, and Marketing. Karen works directly with C-Suite entrepreneurs and executives and their key stakeholders on internal strategy design, marketing, branding, and national advertising campaigns. Besides, she has been a Professor for 14 years teaching both undergraduate and graduate-level certification students at George Washington University and American Public University; and a Certification Candidate, Creativity Coaching

Ms. Baker holds an M.T.A. in Event Management from The George Washington University, and an M.A. in Design Thinking from the Savannah College of Art and Design.

JaKenna Martin, Project Manager – JaKenna has seven (7) years of experience in event planning and human-centered design. As a leader and team player with demonstrated experience managing multiple projects simultaneously, Jakenna design projects and programs that design thinking methodology. JaKenna holds an M.A. in Design Management from Savannah College of Art and Design.

Gina Toole Saunders, Art Director – Gina is an award-winning Art Director with 25 years of experience in design in branding, editorial, infographics, marketing, and concepts. Past Projects: AARP, Politico, American University, The Washington Post and National Science Teachers Association. Gina holds an MFA in Graphic Design from the Academy of Art University

Terrance Morris, Event and Logistics Manager – Terrance has rendered coordination, on-site manager, and tour and conference administrator event service since 1995.  Events: Motor Trend International Auto Show, NPS Fort Dupont Summer Concert Series, and Super Bowl, and Summer and Winter Olympic Games. Terrance holds an MTA in Sports Management from The George Washington University.