Brent Dixon

Designer, Artist, and Educator in Oakland, California

Brent Dixon

Designer, Artist, and Educator in Oakland, California

// Brent Dixon likes you and is involved in these things:

Research & Model Development with Whole Person Economy, a think-and-do tank developing economic systems and practices that support whole people development in relationship to society and the ecology.


Board member with Communitere International, a global NGO that creates dynamic, collaborative hubs in affected communities.

Founder of the Habdash, an interdisciplinary creative studio.

Occasional researcher with the Filene Research Institute, a consumer financial think tank.

Creator of Cradle to Cradle, a 5-song EP you can listen to here.

Educator & Instigator to kids all over the place (Creative Mornings talk here).

// Recent past:

Curious Prototyper at the United Nations.

Product Lead with Moeda, transparent, peer-to-peer, impact investing platform that seeks to build a more equitable, cooperative, and sustainable future.

Founder of the Cooperative Trust, a grassroots group of young people fighting for the future of participatory consumer finance.

Co-Founder and Chief Designer Officer of Trabian, a rapid prototyping studio for human-centered, values-based financial technology.

Organizer & Mentor with Hackidemia, a mobile invention lab for kids.

Designer, Curator, and Mentor with TEDxAustin & TEDxYouth@Austin.

Teaching Fellow with Singularity University's GSP12.

  • Education
    • University of Texas at Austin
    • Texas A&M University
    • Singularity University