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Palak is a User Experience Designer with 5+ years of industry experience designing for companies including Facebook, Airbnb, AT&T, and more. She has experience working across several industries and verticals from fortune 100 companies to start-ups, including social media, civic engagement, hospitality, healthcare, telecommunication, and real estate. As aesthetically driven, Palak is motivated by the desire to make meaningful products more accessible through intuitive design. Her work has been recognized with international awards, including the A’Design Award, International Design Award, London International Creative Competition Award, and Indigo Awards in Graphic Design, including the Shortlist Winner Discovery of the year. She earned an MFA in Graphic Design and Digital Media from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco and a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Design from Symbiosis International University in Pune, India, where she began her design journey in 2007.