2018 Young Ones Brief Jury
Assistant Professor, Senior Portfolio Coordinator
Robert Busch School of Design, Michael Graves College, Kean University
Denise Anderson joined the RBSD faculty as a full-time professor in 2013 after teaching as an adjunct instructor in the department for fifteen years. She serves as the Senior Portfolio Coordinator for the School's graphic design program and teaches courses related to graphic design, branding, and identity design. Denise's book Stand Out: Design a Personal Brand, Build a Killer Portfolio, and Find a Great Design Job, which she both authored and designed, was published by Peachpit Press in 2016.
A seasoned graphic designer, brand strategist, entrepreneur, and founder of the award-winning creative firm DesignDMA, Denise brings to the classroom more than two decades of experience creating branding strategies and corporate identities for global financial services firms and a variety of start-up companies. Prior to establishing DesignDMA, Denise served as the Director of Marketing Services at Pershing, a BNY Mellon company.