Geoff Barnes

Senior Interaction Designer, Google

Geoff Barnes is a Conversation Designer working on the Assistant for Shopping in the Pittsburgh office, where he’s been since 2016. Before joining Google, Geoff was Lead Designer in Human Sciences at MAYA Design. Earlier still, he led the UX practice at Elliance in Pittsburgh, worked in startups, and helped create one of the country's first degree-granting Web Design programs at Robert Morris University. Before that, he also taught Painting and Design at Savannah College of Art & Design. In his free time, Geoff enjoys running, gardening, painting, and playing banjo