Michael Gough is Adobe’s Vice President of Experience Design. He is also the leader of Adobe’s Experience Design Team (XD), an internal design practice focusing on the next generation of digitally enabled experiences.

A longtime advocate for quality in all digital experiences, Michael has been pushing the digital envelope for years. Previously, he was the Chief Creative Officer at Macromedia, Vice President of Brand Design at Nike, the Chief Creative Officer of Quokka Sports and the Creative Director of Construct.

He lives on a ranch in Northern California surrounded by family, horses, assorted farm animals and hills that seem to go on forever.