Amanda has a background in fine art and over 12 years of design and marketing experience ranging from agency work to directing in-house marketing and design departments. Her specialties are logo and brand work, print and front-end web design, and illustration.
Prior to stepping out on her own, Amanda served as Art Director for University of Colorado Hospital, leading the effort to retool and modernize the brand and visual libraries while branding the consolidation from single hospital to University of Colorado Health System. At the hospital she also concepted and executed print, web, and décor themes for large-scale fundraising galas featuring performers like Bon Jovi and Dionne Warwick. Through previous experience, she has also worked with CU Denver, American Heart Association, RTD, Denver Center for Performing Arts, Children’s Hospital Colorado, Pura Vida Fitness & Spa, National Flooring Equipment, Four Seasons Nevis, Fuller Sotheby’s, Ideate Software, and Denver Home Builder’s Association.
Recognition for Amanda’s creative work includes Art Director’s Club of Denver (ADCD) awards for logo and print design, an ADCD Best in Category for poster design, an In-HOWse Design Award, a Gold Leaf Judge’s Choice award, several individual Gold, Silver, and Bronze Leaf Awards, a Gold Create Award, and a Gold Addy for vehicle wrap design and a Silver Addy for illustration.
To feed her other passions, Amanda’s volunteer activity has included the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Rocky Mountain Lab Rescue, and Safe Harbor Lab Rescue. In her spare time she and her husband dabble in coffee roasting, spend time with their furry k9 and feline children, and travel the country side camping and biking.
Amanda holds a bachelor’s of fine arts in design communication from Texas Tech University.