Name: Susana Sanchez
Professional title: Designer / Visual Journalist / Illustrator
Email address: email@example.com
Portfolio link: http://thedesigningchica.com
City: Walnut Creek
Bio: Hello! My name is Susana Sanchez-Young and I’m a visual journalist, designer and illustrator with over 15 years experience in newspaper design and graphic/photo illustration. My design work has covered everything from presidential inaugurations to Spanx for men to nudist camps in South Florida. My designs and illustrations have been recognized by the Society of News Design and the Virginia, Florida and California Press Associations.
I currently work for Advance Digital, INC., a design studio were we design 25+ newspapers. Before that I worked as an art director at The Washington Post for eight years. I have traveled across this country designing newspapers and freelancing logo and print design projects for independent clients.
I also illustrate and design greeting cards and posters with positive vibes: https://society6.com/thedesigningchica
It would be an honor to help an organization fighting for the rights of the disenfranchised.
Languages: English, Spanish
Primary area of expertise: print design
Secondary area of expertise: vector illustration
Third area of expertise: typography / type designer
Any additional skills or areas of expertise you would like us to know about: I am a great photo illustrator and I am fast.
Experience Level: Senior