"When we do our jobs well, we have the potential to initiate a change in how people look at the world. That's profound!"

Patrick Boot

Director, Knowledge Mobilization

Patrick is our Director of Knowledge Mobilization. With nine years of combined experience in human-centred problem solving and industrial design, Patrick stewards internal and external training at Overlap. Patrick’s fascination with understanding human behaviour keeps him focused on meeting and exceeding unmet needs. His passions for people and design are infectious, which he channels to ignite enthusiasm for human-centred design.

Patrick earned a Bachelor of Industrial Design from Carleton University, and has studied at the University of South Australia, the University of Calgary, and Sheridan College. Outside of Overlap, he plays the drums and tinkers at the cottage.