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Aaron Stienstra

GSA | Washington, DC

Aaron Stienstra is a Senior Design Strategist with the Office of Customer Experience at GSA. He is currently on an extended assignment with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), where he’s a design lead with the federal customer experience team, and he supports the Equity Learning Community to implement the Biden Administration’s Equity Executive Order. Before joining GSA, Aaron was a Human Innovation Fellow and Designer with the Lab at the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), where he did extensive human-centered design work with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Equity, a Core Principle of Customer Experience

This case study describes how two civic designers at different agencies embed equity in civic design to transform federal customer experience.
May 23, 2022
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A Guide For Agencies Building CX Capacity

GSA’s customer experience team has released a federal buying guide to aid agencies with buying CX Services.
Apr 24, 2020