Principal, Creative and Technology Director
Tim is an accomplished senior designer/programmer, communications professional, and entrepreneur with more than 25 years experience. He is recognized for developing comprehensive design solutions encompassing strategic planning; creative development with a focus on new-media integration; interactive media and marketing; instructional design; qualitative and quantitative research; and tech problem solving.
Tim is a responsive designer, team builder, and implementor of unique, digital communications solutions used in academic institutions, museums, small businesses, and corporations where exquisite, customized, and cost-effective products and services are needed.
A classically schooled designer and painter with a B.A. in art studio from the University of California at Davis, Tim was privileged to take instruction from preeminent California artists, Wayne Thiebaud, and Roy De Forest.
His professional experience includes serving as publishing director for Mirage Studios, creator of the popular Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles phenomenon. At Mirage, Tim was responsible for the creation and publication of the company’s myriad identity programs, including their worldwide licensing style guide.
Tim was most recently a partner and co-founder of Slate Roof Studio, a communications and design consultancy, in which he worked with business partner Cheri Cross for over 10 years.
Tim also served as design director at Mount Holyoke College, the first of the preeminent "Seven Sisters" colleges for women, where he was responsible for all institutional communications.
National awards include: CASE Grand Gold for the Mount Holyoke College Web site; CASE Silver Award for the Campaign for Mount Holyoke Web site ;and MUSE Silver Award for "Pathfinder", an interactive wayfinding kiosk in the Modern Wing of the Art Institute of Chicago.