Gloworm is a network of top creative professionals who are committed to finding innovative ways to bring about Radical Change. We’ll help you create positive change in your organization, your products, your community, you name it.



Mekayla Ichneumon Beaver is the founder of Gloworm. Mekayla is a design researcher and human factors specialist focused on tackling social and environmental problems.

SamLeah_DSC_0285She believes strongly that in order to come up with powerful solutions to problems that affect people, you must first gain insight into the way they think, feel and act. She has many years experience conducting rapid, qualitative research in order to guide the design of environments, products, services, and systems.

Mekayla has worked with fortune 500s, start-ups, local communities, non-profits, universities, and government to create positive change in the world by building capacity, teaching innovation, guiding teams to innovative and effective solutions, and engaging stakeholders through participatory design. Before starting her own consultancy, Mekayla worked for many years as a lead design strategist at IDEO, a world renowned hub of design thinking and innovation.