Hi, I’m Lea! 👋🏻

I’m a designer, engineer and problem-solver who likes to create playful and valuable experiences for people to better understand themselves and the world around them. 


Happy and animated when you’re far away, this shy lamp will slowly shut down as you approach at.


A tiny robot that challenges users to mimic its emotions through audio-visual reinforcements.


A playful chair you can sit on in multiple ways. Designed to invite you to explore and be creative.


When I’m in a different country, how do I take ownership of my own health?

 Rant & Chant 

Encouraging active participation in the fight for human rights, justice, and equality.


Promoting political engagement and transparency through face-to-face democracy.

 Grinnell AppDev 

Building a student organization focused on peer-mentorship and building quality mobile applications.

 Glimmer Labs 

Reconstructing the OOP CS course at Grinnell College with modern technologies and computing for social good.


Dynamic light painting that lets users manipulate it through a wireless Bluetooth connection.