Whitney is a coach, writer and speaker, and recognized expert in the field of user experience. She helps leaders put humanity back into business by starting with themselves, through team workshops, user experience coaching and personal development coaching.
Since 2005, Whitney has provided user experience services to Fortune 500s, early-stage startups, and world-renowned institutions. She has earned repeat business from more than 60% of her clients.
Nonprofits & Education
- WNYC — New York Public Radio | case study
- Foundation Center | case study
- U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum | case study
- MLK Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change | case study
- Teach for America
- Reading Plus
Whitney started a cultural shift that has continued to date, as the project has moved into the design and development phases. Metaphorically, she planted the UX tree that continues to grow in our organization.
CIO, Reading Plus
Whitney understood not only what we were trying to build, but why we were so passionate about building it. She is part advisor, part cheerleader, part critic. I can honestly say that our app would not be what it is today without Whitney Hess.
CEO & Co-Founder, Red Stamp
Working with Whitney was not just a pleasure, but a transformative business experience. Our launch was enormously successful and the whole team credits Whitney with a considerable portion of the success.
CEO, House Party
Whitney managed sensitive discussion deftly and provided valuable feedback that is being used today to drive the project forward. The level of professionalism, creativity and attention to detail she provides her clients are difficult to come by.
Director of Program Management, Hearst Communications