Anna Brown is a design researcher, educator and practitioner whose expertise is in participatory design. She is the founder and director of Toi Āria: Design for Public Good, a research unit at the College of Creative Arts, Massey University. She believes that design has a role to play in delivering public good and is interested in how conversations and community engagement can drive social change. Anna is Associate Professor at Massey where she supervises postgraduate design students and is chair of Massey University Press. Anna maintains a deep interest in her first love — book design. More about Anna.