Hilary Braseth

Entrepreneurial Design, First Year

Bio

Hilary Braseth operates at the frontier of emerging technology and social change, partnering with organizations to develop groundbreaking products and to build capacity toward scale. She presently serves as Associate Director of Product at Huge, a collective of designers, technologists, and strategists catalyzing digital transformation for brands globally.

Hilary's experience has carried her across private and public sector work, from the Hill in Washington, DC, to IDEO in the heart of Silicon Valley, to rebuilding in post-Katrina New Orleans and leading product at a company piloting new ways of voting with smartphone and blockchain technology. She is co-founder of two organizations: Dare to Innovate, a youth-led movement to end unemployment in West Africa, and OZÉ, a venture-backed mobile business insights platform for African entrepreneurs.

Hilary is a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (Guinea, 2011-2014), received an honors Bachelor’s degree in economics and political science from Marquette University, and holds graduate studies in depth psychology from the Pacifica Graduate Institute. In her spare time, Hilary is obsessed with stretching, writing in her personally-decorated notebooks, and hunting for the next mountain to climb.