Dion Zuess has over a decade of design experience in eco design and visual communications. She is a green advocate and educator who believes designers have a unique opportunity to integrate talent, communication strategies, and social responsibility. Her studio, ecoLingo, is dedicated to green design, blending design ecology, style, and sustainability. Zuess has received an American Graphic Design Award for excellence in communication from Graphic Design USA, and has been nominated as a candidate for a Communications Design Award as part of the prestigious Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum’s National Design Awards program. Her work has been published in a variety of publications, including GDUSA, The Big Book of Green Design, and Sustainable Graphic Design: Tools, Systems and Strategies for Innovative Print Design.