Staff Bios

Bio — Van Guilder

Please note, Krista will be leaving MIT July 24th.

Krista Van Guilder has been with RLE for over 13 years as the laboratory’s Manager of Media and Design. She is responsible for the visual design of all print and web-related communications for the lab including but not limited to: websites, logos, fliers and other support material for conferences and talks. She also assists in office renovations in an interior design role, and is the person to talk to regarding updating signage in building 36. In addition to being the webmaster for the main RLE site, Krista also maintains RLE’s social media presence. Any news or events related to RLE research groups should be sent directly to

Krista was awarded MIT’s Infinite Mile Award twice since joining RLE—once in 2003 and again in 2012.

Krista holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications Media and a Master of Arts in Graphic Design from the New England School of Art and Design at Suffolk University.

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