Workplace explorer. Joke generator.

Melody is an improviser and graphic designer who explores the effectiveness of implementing improvisation methods into the professional environment. Inspired by personal experiences, she employs tool development and data collection to understand the effects of improvisation methods in business and collaboration. Melody gains insights through creative business practice and use of improvisation, hoping to find leverage points where improvisation methods work best, creating a greater likelihood for a successful collaboration. Melody’s research combines ethnographic and participatory design-- Translation: Catch Melody observing and performing improvisation at PDX comedy clubs.