Susanne Jul has a long history of designing, managing and delivering projects of such diverse types as academic research, product design, theatrical productions, and disaster preparedness and response. Her research publications are primarily in human cognition and software design, and disaster management. A gifted public speaker, facilitator, and workshop leader, she revels in getting people to think. While developing Creative Crisis Leadership, she continues to work as a user experience consultant, advising on, researching, and designing user interfaces.

Susanne is Principal and CEO of Amaryllis Consulting, LLC, a user experience research, design, and management consultancy. She currently chairs the Advisory Council of the International Association for Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM), a professional association dedicated to the support and promotion of research on technology and disaster management. Her doctorate is in Computer Science with an emphasis in Human-Computer Interaction.

Susanne is our overall mastermind and driving force.