- Current position
- Senior Designer at Google
- Graphic Design
Branding & Identity
- Personal web
Lauren Celenza is an international designer, researcher, and advocate. She currently serves as a Senior Designer at Google Maps, working with a global team to make maps more accessible and relevant for emerging cities around the world.
Her work has taken her across 6 continents, where she listens, documents, and co-designs with local communities. She recently led the redesign of Google Maps navigation for motorbikes, now launched across India, Southeast Asia, and Kenya.
Prior to Google, she studied design at SCAD, co-published a book that documented a neighborhood in Hong Kong, and designed experiences for The Gates Foundation, P&G, Citizen Schools, and more. Lauren currently lives in the US, but often travels, listens, and teaches around the world; working towards a more accessible future for all of us.