Terese Elhard is a graphic designer and environmental graphic designer with a background in designing educational exhibits at the Science Museum of Minnesota. Terese Elhard work includes entrepreneurial projects branding for cultural, grassroots and wellness-based clients. Terese has a passion for the outdoors, accessibility and movement. Terese Elhard work engages the human spirit through highly accessible messaging. Some of Terese's recent projects include environmental graphics for U.S.
Betsy Vohs founded Studio BV in 2015 in order to dedicate her ideas and energy to clients who want transformational design solutions. Transformational design comes from investigating the places, contexts, and people that will be shaped by the design. How people feel, what they touch, how they interact — these human experiences are central elements of design.
Dr. Bonnie Higgins joined Bemidji State University’s (BSU) College of Business, Technology and Communication in August of 2002. She is a Professor in the Department of Technology, Art & Design and is currently serving as the Chair of the Department.
Dr. Higgins teaches Art & Design courses with a focus on Exhibit Design. Courses taught include: Principles of Design, Photography, Intro to Exhibit Design, Exhibit Design Tradeshow and Advanced Exhibit Design.
Joanne Thomas is a Communications Specialist with Gemini, Inc. Johnson is also an expert listener, creative writer and trusted resource energized by collaboration, challenges and the development of people and ideas.
Her Key Experience is in leadership, coaching, blogs and WIKI, communications, program management, strategic planning, product management, employee development, and process improvement.
Chris Haar is an Environmental Graphic Designer with a focus on sign and display manufacturing. His expertise lies in generating original concepts, as well as collaborating with other designers to integrate manufacturing capabilities into designs. Haar specializes in Wayfinding design and execution, Branding, Visual Identities, ADA sign code, and Project Management.
Gretta Fry is a creative who wears many hats but at the end of the day, consistently helps clients clearly communicate.
She manages design projects, work-flow, and expectations with positive client and team connections. The extensive graphics expertise give her clients confidence in making informed decisions that best serve them and their purpose. Gretta’s design experience, honed skill set, and detail-oriented vision compliment forward-thinking clients and dynamic solutions.
Advance Corporation was founded in 1941 by William F. Lorenz as a manufacturer of flexographic products and quickly earned a reputation for quality, service and innovation serving major manufacturing and service companies. It was during these early years that the company developed a special engraving process that eventually would be the catalyst for entrance into the award market.
Yee Vang is a Recent Graduate of the University of Minnesota and a Design Intern at 3M.
Yee Vang is a Graphic Designer who is interested in UX Design based in Minneapolis. Many of her inspirations come from her Hmong heritage. Yee Vang grew up watching her mom embroider intricate Hmong patterns. She also like batik design and motifs of any sort. Yee Vang is most intrigued by the process when it comes to design.