MONICA HERMAN is the design director of experiential at Refinery29.

Monica holds a BA in Honors Art History from the University of Michigan and an MFA in Architectural Lighting Design from Parsons The New School for Design, where she currently serves as part-time faculty. As a project manager for one of the world's top lighting design firms, she collaborated on architectural works for Zaha Hadid Architects, Foster + Partners, Arquitectonica and Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architects.

Work in experiential marketing and branding has had her designing and executing one-of-a-kind events and installations for clients such as Google, Pernod Ricard, Delta Air Lines, Heineken, and Miller Lite.