Former Clients
Bruce Irons Camp Fund
Continental Tires & 20th Century Fox, with Big Noise
Experience Music Project
JFS Charlotte, with A3 Design
Nebraska AIDS Project
Quayside Publishing
The Republik
Rogers & Gala Creative Partners, Inc.
Science Fiction Museum and Hall of Fame
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
University of Washington-Seattle
V. Mertz in the Old Market

Lectures
2016
RGD Ontario: Speaking the In-House Language

2014
HOW design tutorial: Agile Methodologies
RGD Ontario: Accelerating Your Side Projects

2012
RGD Ontario: Design Thinkers - Toronto
RGD Ontario: Writing for Designers
AIGA Charlotte: Writing for Designers

2011
AIGA Nebraska: Type Nerd, and Proud of It
Columbia College Chicago: Writing for Designers
AIGA Upstate NY: Writing for Designers

2010
New Contexts / New Practices: AIGA Education Conference
AIGA Charlotte: To Specialize or Not Specialize
AIGA Charlotte: 20Ă—20

2009
AIGA Charlotte: How Designers Fail - roundtable moderator
AIGA Birmingham: How Designers Fail

2007
AIGA Boston: Massaging Media
AIGA San Diego: Y-Conference: A Time for Change
AIGA Charlotte: Moderator: Design Unplugged

2005
Rowe Art Gallery: Culture Jamming

2003
Seattle Art Museum: What Is Visual Communication

2002
Tsinghua University, China: Exhibition + Presentation

Reading
Mastery
Bambi vs. Godzilla by David Mamet, musings on film
Story by Robert McKee
On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction
News Is A Verb by Pete Hamill
Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth
Watchmen
Batman: The Dark Knight Returns
Mmm…Skyscraper I Love You
tellmewhy - first 24 months of a design company
Design Writing Research
There’s Nothing Funny About Design
To Hell With Culture (Routledge Classics)
The Substance of Style
The Education of a Graphic Designer
Talent Is Not Enough: Business Secrets for Designers
Professional Practices in Graphic Design
Looking Closer 5: Essays in Design
Graphic Agitation
Type & Image
Designing Type
Thinking With Type
Typography: Macro- and Microaesthetics
How to Be a Graphic Designer Without Losing Your Soul