Alumni Careers

 

Comic Artist and Illustrator
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Chris Monroe'.

Chris Monroe once imagined illustrating the cover of TV Guide. Today, instead, she provides weekly laughs in an eccentric comic strip and charms kid readers in books about a clever monkey.

Coordinator of the Academic Services Department
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Jeff Jones'.

Jeff Jones is like a roadie for art and design.

Painter
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Sarah Wieben'.

“I feel people should go to school twice. Once in their twenties, and then again after they’ve lived a while, done other things.”

Designer
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Andrew Braford'.

Braford's job at the New York Times “surely has some of [his] old professors shaking their heads in disbelief,” he jokes.

Painter
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Samantha French'.

Participating in the MCAD Art Sale is probably one of the biggest reasons that I'm a full-time artist today.

Graphic Designer
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Aaron Draplin'.

Draplin owns and operates the design firm Draplin Design Co.

Graphic Designer
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Vance Wellenstein'.

Wellenstein’s clients include the New York Times, the Museum of Modern Art, Good magazine, and Yale University.

Designer at Motorola Mobility
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Mike Jakab'.

Jakab is responsible for the visuals, transitions, typography, and patterns seen in the software on Motorola’s phones, tablets, and other devices.

Graphic Designer
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Zach Keenan'.

Keenan is the manager of Creative Services at American Public Media.

Animator and Filmmaker
The profile photo for the alumni profile titled 'Joe Dressel'.

Dressel’s film Rough Tender won Best Feature at the Minneapolis International Film Festival.