Meet the Instructor
Senior Design Manager | Microsoft
Gary Anderson is a senior design manager at Microsoft within the Artificial Intelligence and Research, Search and Ads Studio. Throughout his 10 years in this industry, Gary has had the opportunity to play different roles including designer, researcher, UX program manager and product manager. He uses this broad UX experience to help others understand and execute user-centered design effectively. He has a passion for sharing the principles and philosophy of user-centered design and takes great pride in helping organizations and individuals realize the benefits of always putting the end user first. Gary holds a bachelor's in psychology from Montana State University-Bozeman, an MBA from Boise State University and a master's from the Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering at the University of Washington.