GRAPHIC DESIGN DEPARTMENT HEAD
Leila Singleton is a freelance art / creative director and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in graphic design from the Savannah College of Art & Design.
She began her two-decade career in Colorado as an ad agency art director, working with the Colorado Tourism Office, Wells Fargo, Wyoming Department of Health, and Wyoming Office of Tourism. After moving to San Francisco she built a DMO’s in-house design division, then went solo, working with clients at the University of California, Berkeley; Stern Grove Festival Association; and Delve Fonts, among others.
Leila’s designs appear in nearly three dozen publications and have amassed more than 60 honors from organizations such as Creative Quarterly, GD USA Magazine, Graphis, Hiiibrand, and more.
A seasoned judge with more than a dozen advertising and design competitions under her belt, she’s also reviewed nearly 200 student portfolios at events throughout North America. Art education is a passion for Leila: before joining InFocus, she taught drawing, tutored, and volunteered as a career day presenter, discussion panelist, and lecturer.