Moneta Ho Kushner

Moneta Ho Kushner is a Senior User Experience Design Lead at Microsoft where she currently manages the team of designers responsible for the visual look and feel of Windows OS, platform and applications. For Windows 8, she led the design team responsible for the Windows platform, common controls and UX patterns. She has also worked on Microsoft Surface, Visual Studio and is a co-inventor on 16 design and utility patents. Prior to joining Microsoft, she has completed design work for Electronic Arts, Leapfrog, the School of Visual Arts and her alma mater, MIT. When she is not designing, Moneta can be found enjoying life with her husband and two rambunctious children.