President and creative director, Design International; graphic designer; illustrator; photographer; type designer; interior and fashion designer; board of trustees, School Art League; board of directors, School of Visual Arts; advisory board, New York Technical College
BFA Design


BFA, School of Visual Arts; Columbia University; New School for Social Research

Professional experience includes

Creative director, Depository Trust Company; creative director, Hearst Corporation; art director, Paradise of the Pacific; past chairman, Joint Ethics Committee; past president, Society of Illustrators; past president, Art Directors Club (first female president); past president, School of Visual Arts Alumni Society

Awards and honors include

New York Ambassador to the Netherlands; Outstanding Achiever Award, School of Visual Arts Alumni Society; American Hall of Fame; Woman of the Year 2010, American Biographical Institute; keys to the cities of Tokyo and Osaka; School Art League Educational Community Service Award; innumerable professional medals, awards and honors