Bryan Bell
Co-Editor, Public Interest Design Guidebook
Founder and Executive Director, Design Corps
Co-founder, SEED Network
Associate Professor, NC State University
Lisa M. Abendroth
Co-Editor, Public Interest Design Education Guidebook: Curricula, Strategies, and SEED Academic Case Studies (2018) and Public Interest Design Practice Guidebook: Seed Methodology, Case Studies, and Critical Issues (2015)
Co-founder and SEED Education Director, SEED Network
Professor, Communication Design, Metropolitan State University of Denver
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Project Reviewer, SEED Evaluator
SEED-Certified, 2013
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Co-founder, SEED Network
Director of Academic and Research Technology and Lecturer, University of Virginia School of Architecture
Barbara Sarvis
President, Barbara Sarvis, CPA, P.A. Accounting Firm
Certified Pro Advisor, QuickBooks software
President, Six Forks Office Center Condo Association


Design Corps 2020 Board of Directors

President: Emily Axtman – Denver CO
Vice-President: Andrew Sturm – San Diego, CA
Secretary: Jeremy Knoll – Nashville, TN

Board Members:

  • Beth Chute – Brooklyn, NY
  • Evan Harrel – Montauk, NY
  • James Wheeler – Minneapolis, MN
  • Melissa Hill Threatt – Nashville, TN
  • Elisa Iturbe – Brooklyn, NY
  • Bryan Bell – Raleigh, NC
  • Aaron Bowman – Charleston, SC
  • Drew Kepley – Roanoke, VA
  • Christopher Lee – Oakland, CA

SEED Project Reviewers

Lisa M. Abendroth, Vincent Baudoin, Bryan Bell, Jamie Blosser, Brent A. Brown, Monica Chadha,
Megan Clark, Kim Dowdell, Spencer Haynsworth, Patrick Rhodes, Raphael Sperry, Andy Sturm,
JoEllen Wang, Barbara Brown-Wilson


SEED Founders

Lisa M. Abendroth, Barbara Brown-Wilson, Bryan Bell, Brandy Brooks, Brent A. Brown, Kimberly Dowdell,
Eric Field, Roberta Feldman, Sarah Gamble, Frank Giblin, Lance Hosey, Dr. Steven A. Moore,
Casius Pealer, Steven Lewis, M. Scott Ball, Patrick Rhodes, Katie Swenson, JoEllen Wang