Lauryn Menard, IDSA
Director of Product | Concreteworks Studio
Chair, WID San Francisco Chapter | 2021-2023
Lauryn Menard, IDSA, is an Oakland-based designer and strategist. She is currently the Director of Product at Concreteworks Studio where she is working on building MANOS, their new product brand. She has spent the majority of her career in the worlds of furniture and material innovation but has also worked within the realms of sustainability research, design and product strategy, fashion, and footwear. She is obsessed with the future and building an optimistic vision of it.
As Chair of IDSA's Women in Design San Francisco Chapter, Lauryn is motivated to expand the reaches of the WID mentorship program to empower the next generation of female/femme-identifying designers and arm them with the tools they need to grow as creatives.