Ellis on SND: It “has not only helped me grow as a designer, but also as a leader and as a person”

The Society for News Design is in the middle of a membership drive and has asked some of its members to explain SND’s importance to them or their career. Today, we feature ….

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Kyle Ellis
Product Manager
American City Business Journals

“The Society for News Design has been a fixture in my personal and professional life since I started college in 2005. When I attended my first annual workshop, the portfolio critiques I received there not only helped me become a better student of design, but also solidified my desire to pursue a career in journalism. As I earned internships, started accepting jobs and became a member of the board, I started forming friendships that I believe will last a lifetime. I can directly attribute involvement in SND to a college internship and two jobs. The organization has not only helped me grow as a designer, but also as a leader and as a person. “

If you feel the same way about SND, please consider joining or renewing your membership today. It’s easy. Just follow this link: snd.org/join