Megan Lee is a graphic designer and illustrator in
the Chicagoland area whose heart is in activating improvement by virtue of self-discovery. Her overarching goal is to help others embrace their distinctly branded presence through an honest, positive, and meaningful visual voice.
Time investments outside of design include: crafting with friends, creating happiness, and being inspired by humble spirits. Want to get
in touch? Visit the links below or send me an email.
Frey Design Designer | Roselle, IL
Lead a vast array of projects in both print and web including retail packaging, UI/UX responsive design for clients ranging industries, publication design, annual reports,
and logo design/
whole branded campaign. Carried the majority of each assigned project from initial concept development and research to final implementation. Fine tuned a balance between attention
to detail and fast project pace through being challenged
by diverse deadlines.
Simple Truth Design Intern (advanced to contract Designer) | Chicago, IL
Summer 2013–Fall 2014
Created independently and collaboratively with a team of multidisciplinary professionals for
a variety of clients and media. Experienced presenting to clients as well as internally to the team. Projects included website concept design, logo concept development through final implementation, e-blast design, and high-level, collaborative brand ideation. Strengthened
a flourishing language of design rationale.
Interned from May 2013–September 2013.
Transitioned to contract designer September 2013–December 2013.
Rule29 Design Intern | Geneva, IL
Designed independently and collaboratively with the team at Rule29 for a variety of clients. Projects included in-house promotional materials, logo concept development, print campaigns, production design on an extensive annual report, and simple
mobile site design. Contributed to website content organization, client questionnaires, and office cookie consumption.
Columbia College Chicago Chicago, IL
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design
Loyola University Chicago Chicago IL
September 2007–May 2009
Undergraduate Studies in Biology, Extensive studies in Studio Art
American Institute of Graphic Arts Chicago
Society of Typographic Arts
Able to balance a self-directed, courageous approach with rational perspective to resolve design challenges. Can aid in selling ideas to clients beyond expectation.
Very Proficient in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
Proficient in Microsoft Office, iWork, and HTML & CSS
Skilled in hand lettering, illustration, and UI/UX design