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Jessie Gatto

by Jasmine Batchelor

November 29, 2018

Senior Innovation Strategist and Innovation Designer,
Humana Healthcare Trend and Innovation

Jessie Gatto is a design strategist dedicated to making a positive impact on people’s lives.

To this end, she has identified and defined strategies and opportunities, developed new concepts, designed detailed user experiences and interactions, and refined interfaces and communications – all with humans at the center. As part of Humana’s Innovation lab, Jessie leads large cross-organization innovation initiatives from conception through to test, refinement, and scale. Recent efforts have focused on life transition support and digital health assistance for members with complex chronic illness.

Prior to Humana, Jessie was Design Director at Human Practice and spent eight years at the innovation consultancy Doblin, where she led the design practice. She has a Masters in Design from the IIT Institute of Design and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Chicago, and has taught at IIT, Columbia College of Art & Design, and CEDIM.