Hilla Katki is a lead product designer at Medium on the Publications team, which aims to make publishing on the platform more expressive and diverse.
Previously, Hilla was a product design director at The New York Times. She led design strategy and user experience on the Reader Experience team, which produces innovative digital products and new services to Times readers. The team’s portfolio includes Guides, Programs, and Watching.
Before that, Hilla was the design director for a data visualization team at Bloomberg. She has also held positions in graphic and interaction design at Pentagram and Linked by Air, where she designed interactive displays, websites, and data visualizations for corporate clients and cultural institutions including the Art Institute of Chicago, GE, Center for Urban Pedagogy, and the Whitney Museum of American Art. She also taught for 5 years in the MFA in Interaction Design program at SVA.
Hilla holds an MFA in graphic design from Yale University and a BA in mathematics and economics from Bryn Mawr College. Her work has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York and featured on Design Observer.