We're investing in the design‑led revolution
We do not accept unsolicited proposals. We seek out designers who are driven to create positive impact in the world, and rely on an extensive network to help us find the people and organizations who best meet our criteria.
Nonprofits in need of professional design software can apply for a software donation through the Technology Impact program offered through Autodesk, Inc.
We seek a diverse portfolio of people, organizations, university programs, and projects from around the world that represent:
President and CEO
Lynelle Cameron is President and CEO of the Autodesk Foundation, and the Senior Director of Sustainability at Autodesk, Inc. She founded both to invest in and support people who are using design to solve today's most epic challenges. Prior to Autodesk, Lynelle led sustainability teams at HP, and has 10 years of experience in the nonprofit sector at the intersection of conservation and economic development with WWF, TMI, and NOLS. Lynelle serves on the Board of CEH, Innovators International, UC Berkeley CRB, and previously on Biomimicry 3.8 and Net Impact. Lynelle has degrees from UC Berkeley, University of Michigan, and Middlebury College.
Joe Speicher is the Executive Director of the Autodesk Foundation. Prior to joining Autodesk, Speicher was on the founding team of Living Goods, where he spent six years leading operations for the global health organization. He began his career in the banking and finance sector, working with Deutsche Bank and Cambridge Associates. He then spent three years in the Peace Corps in the Philippines and has worked as a consultant for the Economist Intelligence Unit, the World Bank and Google.org. He earned a Masters degree from Columbia University and holds a Bachelors degree from Washington and Lee University.
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Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Autodesk, Inc.