Laurel Katz is Head of Design at Fabric Genomics where she defines and drives the direction of design and the vision for the brand. Laurel is responsible for creating a cohesive and compelling design system across product, marketing, and brand. Fabric Genomics provides a cloud-based healthcare platform for genomic data analysis. The company delivers a set of computational genomic capabilities to high volume clinical labs and population sequencing initiatives. 

Previous to Fabric Genomics, Laurel was Director of Design at Practice Fusion where she led design across product, marketing, and brand. Practice Fusion provides a cloud-based electronic health records (EHR) platform for doctors and patients. 

Previous to Practice Fusion, Laurel (izles) worked as a consultant with companies ranging from startups to global organizations. izles helped companies define product experiences and build brands. Clients included Wiley (Pfeiffer & Jossey-Bass), GreatSchools, Tetherpad (LeaveNow app), and Habitat for Humanity.

Laurel has received a BA from Yale College and a BS from Art Center College of Design.