K8 has been a leading creative brand architect in the Greater Milwaukee area for the last 15 years, wearing many hats in multiple roles in a plethora of advertising agencies, design studios and art museums. Her portfolio demonstrates a diverse background in creating insightful brand experiences and strategic visual storytelling, working with clients such as Pepsi, Kraft, Harley-Davidson and Trek Bicycles.
Currently, K8’s primary focus is on visualization through immersive design, using digital, virtual and dimensional environments in the gallery setting. She is also working on sustainable efforts to establish branding strategies that are competitive with local corporate advertising agency driven initiatives. She is currently pursuing her MA in Studio Art-Design at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Frederick R. Layton Graduate Fellowship. She received her BFA from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She also attended Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design.