Aynne Valencia is a digital product design leader. Her background features a blend of creative management, design research, business strategy, visual design, branding, advertising, marketing, and technology.

Aynne Valencia is Chair and Associate Professor of Interaction Design at California College of Art in San Francisco and consults on select projects.

Always creating, she is currently finishing up her first book set to be published early 2020 and is an accomplished artist favoring site-specific immersive experiences.  


Recent Projects

Service design, Product design and strategy


Things I am thinking about


Workshops, presentations,
and teaching

I teach a variety of courses including: 

Design Thinking
Visual design
Interaction design
Visual design
Experience design
Design for natural user interfaces
Conceptual design
Interaction Design 1
Information Design 
Intro to Service Design 
Experience Design at the undergraduate and graduate level  
Visual Interaction Design 
Interaction Design Senior Thesis

I started and am piloting a Futures Lab which has different topic studios - the one I am leading this semester is about connected workspaces