Living Principles for Design site credits
Living Principles for Design site credits
Living Principles for Design site credits

The Living Principles framework was conceived and created by Gaby Brink, Nathalie Destandau, and Phil Hamlett with generous contributions from collaborators across the design community.


The Living Principles community site was conceived by Tomorrow Partners, a strategic creative agency in Berkeley California, and built in collaboration with development partner Futurescape. Special thanks to the following team members, who went above and beyond to bring this vision to life.

Creative director Gaby Brink

Lead designer James Songcayawon

UX designer Chris Schmidt

Researcher Nathalie Destandau

Writers Nathalie Destandau & Natalie Linden

Developers Manoj Kumar, Kapil Jain, Chandan Kumar, team


The Living Principles team would like to thank our contributing editors for their inspiration, contributions and generous support. We are grateful for their time and resources, which will continue to shape and nourish this community as it grows.

Editorial director Gaby Brink

Editor Caitlin Dover (2010)

National director Rachel Martin

Contributing editors David Berman, Tom Biederbeck, Don Carli, David Cowan, Bill Drenttel, Ric Grefé, Lynda Grose, Phil Hamlett, Lance Hosey, Phil Hamlett, Jeremy Lehrer, Nancy Levinson, Joel Makower, Gage Mitchell, Nathan Shedroff, Adam Werbach

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