AIGA – January Community Meeting

AIGA – January Community Meeting

One of our departmental goals for 2016 was to become more involved in the local design community and to foster relationships that could inspire and empower our local community to use their skills and talents to make a greater impact. Coincidentally, the AIGA Orlando Chapter reached out to the City and asked if I could be their guest speaker for the January Community Meeting. The topic? How the City is using digital strategies to create change within City Hall—to be less government and more conversational. A few of the highlights Natalie (the City's Web Developer) and I touched on: User-centered web…continue reading →
Walk for Trees

Walk for Trees

Graphics Supervisor/Graphic Designer: Jen Hiatt Client: Green Works Orlando Recently during an AIGA workshop, I was reminded that as designers, it's important to have passion projects. And one of the topics I get excited about is sustainability – I live and breathe recycling and repurposing in my personal life, and love when (as a City) we get to promote sustainability initiatives for residents. So I was excited when we got to start planning the Inaugural Walk for Trees event marketing that will kick off Earth Month this April. IDEAS For Us, a local 501c3 nonprofit, is hosting a "Walk For…continue reading →