Megan (Stanton) Neese, IDSA
IDSA Board of Directors, Chair-Elect, 2016-2017
IDSA Board of Directors, Director-At-Large 2014-2016
IDSA Board of Directors, Sections VP: 2011–2013
Megan Neese, IDSA, is a senior manager of Future Lab at Renault-Nissan Alliance, a global cross-functional team tasked with identifying new business opportunities for the Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. Prior to this she held similar design strategy positions at BMW Group DesignworksUSA, Samsung Design America and Nissan North America. In the past 10 years she has helped build design research and strategy functions at two start-up firms and led innovation programs as a client and for clients such as John Deere, LG Electronics, Navistar and Direct TV. Neese sits on the Board of Directors for IDSA and holds a bachelor's degree in industrial design from Carnegie Mellon University and a master's degree in product development through CMU's Integrated Innovation Institute.