Cristina M. Regalado

Chief Design, Cell-Ed, a social impact venture

Cristina works at the intersection of social innovations, technology and design. She is the founder of Cristina M. Regalado Workshop ( a social innovations design consultancy that helps organizations and leaders match big vision with creative and sustainable solutions. Cristina is also Chief Design at Cell-Ed ( a mobile education tech start-up that provides language, life skills and work skills especially to immigrants and refugees. During her stint in philanthropy, Cristina managed over half a billion dollars in grants to help improve the lives of Californians. She serves on several boards of social impact organizations that focus on microfinance, women’s rights, education, immigrant rights and civic engagement. Cristina graduated with an MBA degree from the Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management, Claremont Graduate University.