Elliott Wortham

Taylor Design has named healthcare industry leader Elliott Wortham the new Director of its Design Strategy Studio.

As the director of the Design Strategy Studio, Elliott Wortham, MHA, will lead efforts to grow the firm’s service offerings in the areas of strategic planning, design research, and experience design. Prior to joining Taylor Design, Wortham has managed and led innovation and strategy projects in various organizations, including health systems, startups, and non-profits. Among his independent work, Elliott has worked as a Director at Cleveland Clinic and within the Design and Innovation team at Sutter Health. Wortham is based in Taylor Design’s San Francisco office.

“I applaud Taylor Design’s initiative and willingness to seek additional and alternative ways to help their clients succeed,” said Wortham, who holds a bachelor’s in Sociology, a master’s in healthcare administration and has studied design at Copenhagen Institute for Interaction Design. “We’re formalizing a valuable service that Taylor Design has performed for its clients for many years, and our goal is to expand its benefits to more projects and healthcare systems. I’m honored to lead this ambitious journey and to be part of this exceptional firm.”