Dr. Johnson runs innovation leadership programs for both creators and organizational leaders around technology, organizational change, and social transformation. She has taught about organizations, media, and technology change at UCLA Anderson, UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, University of Navarra (Spain), Higher Colleges of Technology (Abu Dhabi). As the Executive Director of the Maremel Institute, Gigi Johnson consults and speaks internationally on future impacts of digital technologies and social change. In addition to her academic work, she spent more than a decade in both large organizations and start-ups. Dr. Johnson’s corporate background includes being General Manager of two cable/satellite video-on-demand channels and SVP/Managing Director at Bank of America, financing media companies for ten years. She received her EdD from Fielding Graduate University, her MBA from the UCLA Anderson, and her BA in Cinematic Arts from the University of Southern California.