Melissa is a designer and artist from Brooklyn, NY. She worked independently under the name Company Standard for nine years, designing lots of identities and assorted print projects, before deciding to go back to school for an MFA in Design at SVA. She couldn't be happier with her decision. She has a small bobtail cat named Bun who might be the best thing ever.

Graduating Class: 2012
Where are you now: Melissa is currently attending SVA, maintaining her freelance projects, and sleeping less than she used to.
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Links: pre-sva design work, personal and art work