Opening Session

Opening Session

Monday, January 27, 2020 – 11:00 AM

The Opening Session will kick off the official start to NEWEA’s 2020 Annual Conference & Exhibit.  This session is open to all registered conference attendees and typically draws about 500 attendees.

Kit Krugman

Kit Krugman is the Head of Organization & Culture Design at co:collective, a creative and strategic transformation consultancy.

Kit has spent 10+ years of experience designing, managing, and growing teams at creative organizations. She has worked on Future of Talent/Future of Work projects for clients like IBM, LinkedIn, and Microsoft and designed organizational change initiatives for diverse communities including schools, design firms, and publishing companies.

In addition to her role at co:, Kit is the Global Executive Director of WIN: Women in Innovation – a global nonprofit dedicated to closing the gender gap in innovation by providing concrete learning and resources to women innovators.

Kit is deeply committed to building more inclusive communities and organizations. She has been published in INC, Fast Company, and the Huffington Post and spoken at DisruptHR, Talent2030, and Adobe’s 99U on numerous topics including women in leadership, new organizational models and building a culture of inclusion and innovation.

In addition to her subject matter expertise in organizational psychology and change leadership via a M.A. from Columbia University, Kit brings a deep understanding of narrative and design theory from her B.A. in Literature and Studio Art from Yale. Kit began her career as a K-12 art teacher and is a certified yoga teacher.

All registered attendees are invited to attend.