Creative Director, Black Pepper, Inc.
Founder and Principal, Brookline Street Design
Heather is an award-winning creative director with 18+ years experience working on cross-channel projects for Fortune 500 companies and small start-ups. Heather’s passion for art and design shines through in all aspects of her life and work.
Her experience in a diverse range of media, including identity and brand development, retail, print, web, and package design makes her a versatile team player. At Black Pepper, Heather leads our web application design practice dedicated to creating on-brand and functional designs that incorporate usability best practices, iconography, and white-labeling or custom skinning as needed. Heather is also responsible for print projects, and websites, and—let’s face it—pretty much everything else graphic design related.
Previously VP and Creative Director for Wunderkind Studios in Portsmouth, NH, Heather also worked for Sapient Corporation where she was a senior designer on several global brands including Chase, Aetna, Fila, and Lotus. Heather got her start at Boston firms Corey McPherson Nash and Fitch Inc. Graphis Design Annual, RISD, and Communication Arts have recognized Heather’s graphic design work.
She is a Professor of Web and Application Design and Color Theory at The Rhode Island School of Design, where she received her BFA with highest honors in Graphic Design.
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