Our team is conformed by strategic and creative experts passionate about impact design. Through special collaborations, we bring together top designers from different fields to create designs with social impact.


Co-Founder/ Creative Director


Susana Arellano co-founded Agenda28 because she believes design is a powerful tool for individual and community empowerment. She holds a Bachelor of Architecture from La Salle University and an MSc in Urban Development Planning from University College London. Her work experience ranges in the design fields of architecture, industrial and graphic design. Since 2010, she resides in NYC where she consolidated as a designer for social impact working in different projects with grassroots groups, nonprofits and the private sector.



Co-Founder/ Design Strategy Director


Valerie co-founded Agenda28 following her lifelong passion of supporting social initiatives and volunteering in places like Mexico, Kenya and India. She holds a bachelor of Marketing from Tec de Monterrey and a master in Liberal Arts from Harvard University. Valerie is a marketing and strategic planning specialist with experience in companies such as L’Oréal, Luxottica and VenturesSoft. During her studies at Harvard she discovered the world of Social Innovation and Impact Design inspiring her to specialize in these disciplines.


Anna Liu

Design Strategy