Breaking Barriers in Design

Lessons learned from a panel discussion on diversity and inclusion in the design community

Arielle Wiltz
Mar 19, 2019 · 7 min read

Only 20.1% of designers in the United States are people of color. Yes, you’re reading this correctly. When you break it down further, 8.9% are Asian and 5.1% are black or African American. By 2040, over half of the U.S. population is expected to be made up of people…