“The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love, and be greater than our suffering.” – Ben Okri
“I’m a Nutella enthusiast, because that sounds better than addict, and a Jane Austen groupie.”
Katie is a visual asset to Lirio in more ways than one! (Don’t make it weird.) She prettifies all digital graphics and art for the representation of our brand. She is an avid doodler, conceptual illustrator, and captivating graphic artist with an impressive knack for visual aesthetics. If you need help bringing your ideal design to life, Katie is your go-to girl!
Work & Education:
Graphic Designer at Lirio, 2016.
Junior Designer at BPV Capital Management, 2015: Creates all graphic designs, mockups, online messaging designs, and digital art.
Freelance Graphic Artist, 2011: Completes branding and design projects of various size and scope for individuals, universities, corporations, and non-profits.
B.A., Graphic Design: Carson-Newman University Honors Program (Summa Cum Laude). Alpha Chi Honors Society & Gamma Ray Art Society
Katie originally comes from Kingsport, Tennessee. She graduated from Carson-Newman University in Jefferson City with her Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design. Katie is a Nutella enthusiast and a Jane Austen groupie, whose artistic idols include Alexey Brodovitch, Monet, and John French.
Mac or PC: “Mac, 100%.”
“I really love hats, especially vintage hats. I actually have a vintage hat collection.”
Favorite thing from childhood: “Disney, crayons, & art!”