Meena Kothandaraman has over twenty years of professional experience in the areas of exploratory user research, concept design, and experience evaluations. She approaches these components strategically so that businesses are able to derive measurable benefits from a successful user experience. By clearly defining personas and representing diverse user populations accurately, she brings meaning to product features that heighten the value proposition to key constituents.
Meena is also a seasoned instructor and discussion leader, in particular while facilitating "white room" workshop sessions for quick prototyping and designing conceptual models. Meena serves as Adjunct Professor in the Human Factors and Information Design program at Bentley University, Waltham, MA. In her ten year plus tenure, she has contributed to the program being the largest and most successful of its kind worldwide.