Hannah Wong is a current student at the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) receiving her master's degree in architecture. She is the first legally blind student to attend the GSD where she founded design.able, a student-run organization focused on design and disability. Her research interests include the non-visual aspects of the built environment and access in circulation and transportation. Hannah works as an intern for the Institute for Human Centered Design (IHCD) on accessibility in the architectural and digital realms and as a project manager for the Critical Access Primer at the Critical Design Lab. Prior to returning to academia, she worked in environmental engineering with Transsolar KlimaEngineering on thermal comfort and sustainability and as a data analyst and DEI consultant for a social media marketing company. She holds a B.A. in applied mathematics with a concentration in civil engineering from UC Berkeley.
Spring 2022 - Present