Shawn split most of his life between the rust belt of northeast Ohio and the sunshine of central Florida. He was raised by a human resources director with a penchant for photography and an editor whose instincts about editorial design launched a magazine. Shawn has his BA in International Relations from Florida International University in Miami, where artists, activists, and instructional designers shaped his early interest in design.

Graduating Class: 2013
Where are you now: Shawn recently worked with AchieveGlobal where he designed custom training materials for Fortune 500 companies. While there, he earned two Communicator Awards in film and animation. He is now freelancing for Cond?? Nast while completing his graduate work at SVA.
Hometown: Youngstown, OH
Links: Shawn's Work, Shawn's Resume, Shawn's Blog