Maya Dukes
Maya Dukes
Executive Creative Director
Maya is an accomplished leader who has been a cornerstone of the creative strategies of numerous
multi-billion-dollar companies, including Macy’s, The Home Depot, and, most recently, Delta Air Lines.
With a sharp focus on empathic storytelling and an eye for building diverse, industry-leading teams,
Maya led the expansion of Delta's in-house agency WindowSeat, mid-pandemic, transforming a 15-
person creative services group into a thriving, 60+ in-house agency, as Delta's first Creative Director of
Believing that diverse talent is only hard to find when your eyes are closed, she recruited top creative
leadership and talent from all walks of life and industries to develop work that reflects the world around
Window Seat’s value has become visible to Delta’s 90,000 employees and 200 million passengers in
more than 60 countries and is now indispensable in our mission to better connect the world. Maya built
a dedicated Employee Communications creative pillar and has guided the creative vision of new
partnership campaigns, including Olympics & Team USA, Starbucks, Spotify, Peloton, and more,
increasing the team’s YOY output by 300%.
Maya also teaches an undergraduate marketing course centered around creative disruption at Georgia
State University. In addition, she is a KPMG Future Leaders Mentor to first-year college students, has
developed creative for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, is an alum of Giving Tuesday’s
Starling Collective, and served as a board member for ARTportunity Knocks – a nonprofit organization
focused on empowering African American youth in the arts.