“Ashley has great passion—for her work and life—and is incredible to work alongside. High energy and super smart, Ashley helped us work through a design thinking approach to develop creative strategies to complex problems. I highly recommend Ashley to help drive your organization toward creative pathways in problem-solving, and look forward to continuing our partnership.”
— Cal Bowman, co-founder, Naval Postgraduate School HSx

Sample Client Work

Training school leaders to become design thinkers, and co-developing pilots for a design-based student Capstone program.


Working with the Executive Director to gather insight from all of HCS's stakeholders, and use that insight to develop strategic priorities for AY '18-'19.


Co-designing Professional Development sessions for senior staff, to empower them to re-design Enrichment Week as a more student-driven experience.


Running faculty and student Design Thinking sessions, as well as co-developing and teaching English Language Immersion in Shanghai.


Looking Glass Strategy has partnered with a diverse array of mission-driven organizations, including:


Co-design and facilitate capacity-building workshops and programs alongside a team of education and design experts.

Leadership + design

Co-create and deliver strategic client engagements, including Design Thinking bootcamps and Design Sprints.

the design gym

Co-design and co-facilitation of strategic summits, trainings, and more.

the group forward