As a brand strategist, Kirsten supports the Small Giants creative team with engaging design content for marketing and project support in traditional print and digital media. She views the design process as visual storytelling and enjoys collaborating with clients to bring their ideas to life.
Kirsten brings over five years of direct experience with the A/E/C industries to Small Giants after working in-house for a regional engineering and planning consulting company. She has extensive experience in project branding and identity, proposal design and development, marketing collateral, presentations, infographic development, and environmental graphics. Kirsten also has worked with many freelance clients in a range of industries to produce advertising and event graphics.
She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Delaware in Visual Arts and Art History, and continued her education at Moore College of Art in Philadelphia with the teacher certification program. She is a member of the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA). She lives in Phoenix with her husband and her three children (when they come home for the holidays). In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, kayaking, camping, painting, and listening to live music.