Our Vision

To make every Friday count

We’re working towards the day when everyone arrives at Friday fulfilled. Excited about what they learned. Proud of what they accomplished. Connected to the people around them. That’s the Friday feeling.

We're Friday

Meaning where it matters most

Education. Economic opportunity. Community development. These three areas of work are critical to shaping the future of society. Learning helps us realize our potential. Work gives us the opportunity to apply our talents. And our communities connect us to something bigger than ourselves.


Reimagining learning everywhere

We work with clients to design new schools, create new learning experiences, rethink traditional education systems, and ensure the promise of a quality education. Our work spans K12, higher education, corporate learning and development, and lifelong learning.

Economic Opportunity

Creating opportunity through work

From youth workforce development to values based banking to the future of work, our clients are working to improve the economic lives of people everywhere. We support their work by clarifying their strategy, reaching their audiences, and designing new interventions.

Community Development

Building vibrant communities

Around the country, people, organizations, and local governments are coming together to create inclusive, vibrant communities. Our work focuses on efforts to strengthen local identity, bring stakeholders together, and solve local challenges.

See the difference Friday can make

Our team

Creative problem solving comes from a diversity of perspectives. So we’ve assembled a team of educators, strategists, designers, economists, activists and writers who work together to serve our clients.

Elizabeth Cameron


Annie Crangle


Austin Dannhaus


Emily Davalos


Kate Vaulter

Director of Communications

Hillary Celebi

Lead Designer

Marion Riggs

Freelance Graphic Designer

Liz Farrell

Project & Operations Coordinator

Bryanna Brown

Strategy Associate

Eric Wheeler

Director of Marketing & Sales Operations

Dianna Benjamin

Lead Copywriter

MK Cook

Freelance UX/UI Designer

Advisors & Fellows

Dr. Jeff Hunt

Senior Advisor

Shannon Wheatley

Senior Advisor

Jimmieka Mills

Project Consultant & Fellow '20

Neva Bowers

Fellow '22

Dominique Horton

Fellow '22

Mackenzie Hahn

Fellow '22

Joelle Te Paske

Fellow '22

Madeline Kardos

Fellow '21

Alleia Pluymers

Fellow '20

A better tomorrow starts today