Our Mentors

Dave Evans

Dave joined the Stanford Design Program in 2007 where he teaches the popular Designing Your Life courses. Dave's passion is to help undergrads and grads apply the innovative principles of design thinking to the wicked problem of designing their lives after Stanford. Dave obtained his BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering and returned to Stanford following 30+ years of executive leadership and management consulting in high technology. He product managed the first mouse and early laser printing projects at Apple, was a co-founder of Electronic Arts, and has consulted dozens of startups and major corporations. Designing Your Life -- the book -- is due out in Fall 2016. 

From Dave Evans

Fast Company: Stanford's Most Popular Class Isn't Computer Science—It's Something Much More Important

Designing Your Life -- the book, based on the course Dave teaches at Stanford, is due out in Fall 2016.