Mary Ann Casem

  • B.F.A., The University of Kansas
  • M.A., Savannah College of Art and Design

"To motivate graphic designers to become visual activists."

Mary Ann Casem | Graphic design professor

Awards, recognition and honors

Judge, Advertising Federation of Charleston, SC ADDY Awards, 2009; Judge, Senior Show in Graphic Design, 2008-09; Judge, Chatham/Effingham Tobacco Use Prevention Awards Competition, June 2004 Judge, "Art of Prevention" AIDS competition at Savannah College of Art and Design, 2003; Judge, PBS On-Air Awards, Washington, D.C., 2000-01; Winner of several Addy, Art Director, AIGA, PIA and industry-related awards in logos, corporate identity and integrated marketing; Speaker/Panelist, AIGA Kansas; Speaker, SCAD AIGA; Contributing Editor, "Photo District News"; Featured, "Graphic Design USA"

Previous Positions

President, creative director, m.a.casem@design inc.; principal, creative director, Promisloff Casem Inc.; vice president, design director, Earle Palmer Brown Companies Inc.; senior designer, Morgan Burchette Inc.; museum/exhibit designer, Design and Production Inc.; senior designer, Beech Aircraft Corp.; associate professor, Wichita State University; senior designer, art director, Washingtonian Magazine; design manager, Garfinckel's; designer, director of exhibits, Hallmark Cards Inc.