Michael is an enthusiast for clean, vivid design and transforming concepts into eye-catching creative solutions. He joined the Rhodes Branding team in December of 2019 and guides the development of creative materials from conception to production. Arriving from the University of South Carolina, he spent two and a half years in the school’s central communications office on an interdisciplinary team. There, Michael worked with the university’s colleges leading the art direction and providing visual guidance and design expertise to build awareness, drive engagement and enhance the reputation of the university’s brand. A Columbia native, he earned his bachelor of fine arts degree in graphic design at South Carolina in 2016. Michael is a believer in positive vibes, a lover of good design and devotee of great food everywhere.