Member Spotlight – Jennifer Pierce

We are incredibly proud of all of our LOOM Coworking members and love seeing all of their growth, personally and professionally. Learn more about JENNIFER PIERCE PhD who is a an Ethnographer and UX Designer / Researcher.

Who is Jennifer Pierce?

I’m a Fort Mill resident originally from NYC. I am married and have three kids and my mother lives with us. We also have a high-energy Chesapeake Bay Retriever puppy named Mochi.

I am an ethnographer and UX designer and earned my masters at Tisch School of the Arts and my PhD at the University of Pittsburgh. 


What is your company and who are your customers?

I am a UX Researcher. My current clients are Wells Fargo, Penn State, York University and two start ups in health and wellness. I’m also providing strategic insight to a new Fort Mill autism non profit.


What’s your past life? How did skills and background that got you here to where you are?

In past lives (and current) I have worked as a college professor and as an artistic director and as an award-winning playwright. I still work as an ethnographer for a classical Odissi artist in Charlotte named Kaustavi Sarkar. The arts are very important to me. 


Other than your work, what are you most passionate about?

I’m passionate about providing strategy, insight, research, and design for businesses focused on empowerment, wellness, the arts, and higher education. I’m particularly focused and have expertise in emerging, futurist technologies. I like to help people prepare for disruptions and innovations. 


Why did you initially come to LOOM? 

I produce and am featured on several podcasts so I love the multimedia creative environment at LOOM. 


Where can we find out more about you on social media and online?

LinkedIn: Jennifer Pierce

Instagram: To view my amateur photography~ @jenewingpierce

What is the best way to contact you?  Email: