Subalekha has been running Paper + Equator, a design consultancy in Brooklyn for the past four years. She is a user experience designer and researcher who has worked with startups and larger firms around the world in concept development, and has helped craft the design and user experience for their products. She has previously taught at Parsons the New School for Design.
Having lived and worked in Paris and Tokyo before coming to New York, Cathline Marshall draws on her background in web design and human factors in her teaching at Noble Desktop. She is an adjunct professor at New York University, and also teaches web design principles at Pace University in New York, and usability at Human Factors International. In addition, she runs a boutique graphic/web design studio, Studio K&M, based in Brooklyn. On Twitter she shares usability tips.