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Kimberley Peter

Associate // Circle Group

Kimberley Peter is a design researcher, strategist and educator guided by an interest in the leadership role of design beyond products and services, and fostering broader perspectives on growth and innovation for the betterment of society. Kimberley helps organizations work effectively across disciplines and geographies, and develops people and teams oriented toward human-centered collaborative practices and openness to experimentation. From her work with IBM, she has a depth of knowledge and over 15 years of practice in designing for new technologies and large-scale complex software projects. Her more recent studies and consultancy have led beyond private enterprise to include working with senior leaders in the public sector and non-profit organizations to navigate change and enable innovation. Kimberley has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Arts from the University of Lethbridge, a Master of Science in Biomedical Communications from the University of Toronto and a Master of Design in Strategic Foresight and Innovation from OCAD University.