GDUSA adds ‘Responsible Designers’ to the editorial mix, growing organically out of our Green Design annual feature. It is sponsored by Rolland, a uniquely sustainable fine paper supplier.
Gage Mitchell created Modern Species to align our values, passions, and skills with a holistic approach to responsibility.
Design for Good was started by Mark Haak in 2007 to work with charities, non-profits and businesses that believe creativity has enormous power for change, and that strong design can move people and get results.
De Nichols is Director & Principal Designer of Civic Creatives, a team helping to confront racial inequity, food insecurity, youth development, education, civic involvement, and intracultural conflict.
Rachel Martin is the design director of Rachel Martin Design, a sustainable and socially responsible design studio that works with conscious businesses who are committed to social value and want to create a better world.
Mark Randall is the principal and creative director of Worldstudio, a for-profit design and communications firm as well as a non-profit arts foundation.
Lennie Gray Mowris’ design career grew out of a desire to create artistic communications that serve people and their environment.
Justin Ahrens is founder and principal of Rule29, and enjoys digging into a business problem and designing a strategic solution.
As the design director for the Southern Poverty Law Center, Russel has made it a personal mission to use the highest quality visuals as a tool to elevate our voice.
Renourish.org is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, with a mission to provide online tools advocating awareness and action for sustainable systems thinking in the communication design community.
Eclipse Marketing & Advertising believes social responsibility starts with developing and maintaining a culture of teamwork.
Designers now embrace the notion of responsibility writ large, designing for good and for positive social change.
Lisa Cain Design specializes in print and interactive media for a variety of healthcare, wellness, scientific and research organizations.
Studio Change is a sustainable design consultancy that inspires small and forward-thinking companies to make sustainability a framework for building their businesses.
jLinton design (jLd) was established by Jennifer Linton in 2013 after almost two decades of in-house art direction and publication design in the healthcare sector.
Millward and Millward is honored to have as talented firms from the commercial building industry as clients.
Design as Service brings together talented design students, under professional art direction, with the design needs of non-profit organizations.
GDUSA’s educated, informed, but admittedly subjective selection of our favorite graphic design schools across the US.
We feel that in our role as designers/communicators our challenge is to make that positive impact felt more effectively.