Katie is an award-winning graphic designer and brand strategist working in lovely Cleveland, Ohio. She specializes in a conceptional approach to design with a feminine style. Her work has received regional and national awards and has been featured in numerous blogs and publications, including HOW Magazine. Graduating from the College for Creative Studies in 2007 with a BFA in Graphic Design, she moved to Cleveland soon after. She has worked for several area companies both large and small. After years of working full time for other companies she decided to shift her focus to freelance work working American Greetings, Hasbro, Darice, and other large coporations around the US. Katie is also a professor of design at several area colleges including the Cleveland Museum of Art. She is passionate about typography, travel, beer, her cats (Massimo & Pica), cooking, and ice cream.