Sara Blumenstein is an Adjunct Instructor in the Human-Computer Interaction Institute, teaching Interaction Design Studios 1 and 2. Sara also works as a UX Strategist for Vanguard, supporting Vanguard's retail banking client experience. Over the course of her career, Sara has worked as a design consultant across a range of industries including CPG, financial services, government and NGOs, industrials, manufacturing, spaces and environments, and tech. In Pittsburgh, she previously worked with BCG Platinion/MAYA Design. She is trained as an architect and her work has been exhibited internationally in Germany and China. She lives with her husband and their daughter, Frannie.