Matt Safian, one of the newest members of Flipboard’s design team, was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. He is a recent graduate of Connecticut College, where he studied a combination of graphic and web design, computer science, and psychology. In 2013, Matt was selected as an inaugural member of the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Design Fellowship program. That summer he worked as a designer at Luvocracy, a social shopping start-up in downtown San Francisco that was later acquired by Walmart Labs. Previously, Matt spent two summers as a Visual Design & Knowledge Management intern at Frog Design in New York City, working on projects for GE and Bloomberg.