Industrial Design Alumni

Mengyuan Chen, MFA 2020

Siyu Ai, MFA 2019

Rishabh Doshi, MFA 2019

Kaito Choy, BFA 2014
Industrial Designer, Whirlpool Corporation, Chicago, IL

Avani Miriyala, BFA 2014
Founder and UX Consultant, Avani Miriyala Strategy and Design, Austin, TX

Lana Rottler, IDSA, BFA 2014
Senior Industrial Designer, Presence from Innovation, St. Louis, MO

Will Tham, BFA 2013
Global Design Lead—Freshening, Mars Wrigley Confectionery, Chicago, IL

Brian Lang, MFA 2012
Interaction Designer, Philips, Pittsburgh, PA

Mike Elwell, MFA 2011
Director, Associate Professor, Area Coordinator of Product Design, Richmond Institute for Design and Innovation, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

Hector Silva, BFA 2009/MFA in Industrial Design 2015, University of Illinois–Chicago
Research Associate Professor, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

Gretchen Gscheidle, BFA 1991
Retired, Herman Miller, Chicago, IL

Steve Visser, MFA 1988
Professor of Industrial Design, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
He has been on the faculty since 1989.

Kirk Goltry, BFA 1984
Creative Director, Derse Exhibits

Allen Samuels, BFA 1966
52 years of professional practice in Industrial Design
Professor Emeritus and Dean Emeritus, School of Art and Design, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (34 years; 5 years as dean, 1993-1999)
He retired in 2008 and continues to design products that deal with poverty, aging, disasters, and the differently abled.