Rebecca Alvord, IDSA | Industrial Designer, GE Appliances
Kentucky Chapter Chair: 2013
Rebecca Alvord (née Eakins) is an industrial designer on the Brand & Concepts Team at GE Appliances in Louisville, KY. Originally a transplant from the Pacific Northwest, she received her bachelor's in industrial design at Western Washington University in 2006 before moving to Louisville to work at GE. She has worked on a variety of product lines including refrigeration, cooking, and dishwashers; and holds several patents.
Sarah Bicho is an Industrial Designer based out of the greater Houston area. Sarah has freelanced and worked for design companies on a wide range of product design projects from laptop and tablet cases, packaging and merchandising, to lawn and garden products and pet containment. She graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology in 2009 with a BA in Industrial Design and a Minor in Marketing.
Martha McGowan, IDSA | Academy of Art University | Class of 2012
Studied with: Max Sims, Ted Rentería, Mark Bolick, Dallas Good
Martha McGowan enjoys being a problem-solver, who engages with the diversity of backgrounds to address children’s needs. She would like to design educational toys and toys for children with physical disabilities.