Miraal is a product designer completing a double degree in Computer Science and Business Administration. She combines her technical and design skills to build elevated user experiences that meet business goals. She is passionate about shaping habits that drive social good.
FLATTEN is a non profit organization that was introduced at the beginning of the COVID19 pandemic, with the goal to help hospitals allocate their minimal resources to the most needed areas. This was done through collecting responses from a heat map. After the initiative was successful in Canada (with collecting over 420,000 responses in 3 days), FLATTEN expanded to helping Somalia with few ventilators.
clove is a free-market solution that measures and labels the environmental impact of products to incentivize consumers to buy sustainably while pressuring manufactures to reduce their footprint. It's solution is a clever program that lets businesses attract new customers while enabling individuals to buy from the most sustainable sellers.
DARE Women's Foundation x ABA
5 years ago, I was privileged to take a school trip to Tanzania during which I helped build a classroom and toilets for local elementary school students. Three years later after thorough planning and organizing I partnered with the DARE Women's Foundation in Tanzania in order to found a club which teaches Tanzanian women English in order to support them within their households, but to also educate the Tanzanian youth in English.
"I was very impressed with Miraal's work ethic and tenacity. Key stakeholders would remark on her stellar professionalism and knowledge of product design. Miraal is an incredibly strong learner and performer."
- SUKHI CHUHAN
"Miraal has an innate ability to dive into a new problem and very quickly add value. She can understand complex problems efficiently and come to the table with a point of view, which is a skill that takes some designers years to acquire."
- DAVIS WANLESS
"Miraal is such a lovely person to have around the (virtual) office! She always has a collaborative, positive attitude and great design ideas."