D-Lab: Design for Scale

2.729

3-2-7

About the Class

Faculty

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Instructor profile

Macauley Kenney

Macauley Kenney is an Entrepreneur in Residence and instructor for the D-Lab's Design for Scale. An experienced leader within startups, Macauley is passionate about scaling mission-oriented organizations in emerging markets. Her work has been featured in publications such as Forbes and Engineering4Change, and on the TechCrunch Battlefield. A Delta V alum, Macauley is the COO of SurgiBox, where she has led the launch of the first ultraportable operating room for austere settings and a partnership with US Air Force Special Operations Command. Prior to this she served as Global Operations Manager for a rapidly growing multi-national consulting company, and consulted on operations systems for social-impact ventures in the US and abroad. Macauley was a fellow at MIT's D-Lab in 2016, where she published on early-stage growth strategies for Ugandan ventures. Macauley holds a master's in Technology and Policy, and a Sustainability Certificate, from MIT.