Joel Kashuba

Head of Innovation and Design, Fifth Third Bancorp
Joel Kashuba
Joel Kashuba serves as head of innovation and design for Fifth Third Bancorp. He is responsible for leading the bank to fully understand the customer to uncover new opportunities for the bank, and guiding the design team to create offerings that delight the customer and community.

Prior to joining the Bank, Joel led innovation at Webb deVlam in Chicago, building the global innovation capabilities to help clients identify big issues, cultivate and commercialize them. He also has served as a lead designer and design manager with S.C. Johnson and Procter & Gamble. He is an adjunct faculty member at the Illinois Institute of Technology, Institute of Design.

Joel earned an architecture degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and an MFA in industrial design at the Savannah College of Art and Design.

Professional and Civic
Joel is actively involved in the Industrial Designers Society of America and Design Management Institute.

Joel and his wife, Leah, and their three children live in Cincinnati.