About

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Hello, I am Isaiah Cardona 

I’m a multidisciplinary designer, based in Kansas City. Currently, an Art Director for Intouch Solutions, a full-service agency with clients in the pharmaceutical and health industry.

At Intouch, I have had the privilege to work with clients and internal teams to help conceptualize and design creative solutions across print, digital and social media. I have a passion for constantly learning new skills and helping the team exceed the client's expectations. 

Hello, I am Isaiah Cardona 

I’m a multidisciplinary designer, based in Kansas City. Currently, an Art Director for Intouch Solutions, a full-service agency with clients in the pharmaceutical and health industry.

At Intouch, I have had the privilege to work with clients and internal teams to help conceptualize and design creative solutions across print, digital and social media. I have a passion for constantly learning new skills and helping the team exceed the client's expectations. 

Hello, I am Isaiah Cardona 

I’m a multidisciplinary designer, based in Kansas City. Currently, an Art Director for Intouch Solutions, a full-service agency with clients in the pharmaceutical and health industry.

At Intouch, I have had the privilege to work with clients and internal teams to help conceptualize and design creative solutions across print, digital and social media. I have a passion for constantly learning new skills and helping the team exceed the client's expectations. 

EXPERIENCE

Art Director, April, 2018 - Present

Intouch Solutions, Overland Park, KS

Associate Art Director, January, 2017 - March, 2018

Intouch Solutions, Overland Park, KS

Graphic Design Intern, June, 2016 - December, 2016

Westlake Ace Hardware, Lenexa, KS

Graphic Design Work Study, 2014 - 2016

Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS

Graphic Design Intern, Summer 2015

The Ottawa Herald/Studio 104, Ottawa, KS

Production Designer, Fall 2014

Campus Ledger, Overland Park, KS

EDUCATION

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

William Allen White School of Journalism & Mass Communication
Bachelor of Science in strategic communications Graduation: May 2012

Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS

Graphic Design AAS Program
Graduation: December 2016

  • Cumulative Grade Point Average 4.0
  • Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
  • GCIU Graphic Design Scholarship

AWARDS/SELECTIONS

AIGA First Friday Show

  • Design for Good poster selected for exhibition in 2015 First Friday show
  • Get out the Vote posters selected for exhibition in 2016 First Friday show

JCCC Theatre Department

  • Chosen to advertise the production of Six Characters in Search of An Author

Visualize Kansas Fire Safety

  • 2015 & 2016 Kansas State Fire Marshall infographic design competition winner

Kansas Collegiate Media

  • First place for 2015 front page design
  • Third place for 2015 infographic design

EXPERIENCE

Art Director, April, 2018 - Present

Intouch Solutions, Overland Park, KS

Associate Art Director, January, 2017 - March, 2018

Intouch Solutions, Overland Park, KS

Graphic Design Intern, June, 2016 - December, 2016

Westlake Ace Hardware, Lenexa, KS

Graphic Design Work Study, 2014 - 2016

Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS

Graphic Design Intern, Summer 2015

The Ottawa Herald/Studio 104, Ottawa, KS

Production Designer, Fall 2014

Campus Ledger, Overland Park, KS

EDUCATION

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

William Allen White School of Journalism & Mass Communication
Bachelor of Science in strategic communications Graduation: May 2012

Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS

Graphic Design AAS Program
Graduation: December 2016

  • Cumulative Grade Point Average 4.0
  • Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
  • GCIU Graphic Design Scholarship

AWARDS/SELECTIONS

AIGA First Friday Show

  • Design for Good poster selected for exhibition in 2015 First Friday show
  • Get out the Vote posters selected for exhibition in 2016 First Friday show

JCCC Theatre Department

  • Chosen to advertise the production of Six Characters in Search of An Author

Visualize Kansas Fire Safety

  • 2015 & 2016 Kansas State Fire Marshall infographic design competition winner

Kansas Collegiate Media

  • First place for 2015 front page design
  • Third place for 2015 infographic design

EXPERIENCE

Art Director, April, 2018 - Present

Intouch Solutions, Overland Park, KS

Associate Art Director
January, 2017 - March, 2018

Intouch Solutions, Overland Park, KS

Graphic Design Intern,
June, 2016 - December, 2016

Westlake Ace Hardware, Lenexa, KS

Graphic Design Work Study,
2014 - 2016

Johnson County Community College,
Overland Park, KS

Graphic Design Intern, Summer 2015

The Ottawa Herald/Studio 104, Ottawa, KS

Production Designer, Fall 2014

Campus Ledger, Overland Park, KS

EDUCATION

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

William Allen White School of Journalism & Mass Communication
Bachelor of Science in strategic communications Graduation: May 2012

Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS

Graphic Design AAS Program
Graduation: December 2016

  • Cumulative Grade Point Average 4.0
  • Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
  • GCIU Graphic Design Scholarship

AWARDS/SELECTIONS

AIGA First Friday Show

  • Design for Good poster selected for exhibition in 2015 First Friday show
  • Get out the Vote posters selected for exhibition in 2016 First Friday show

JCCC Theatre Department

  • Chosen to advertise the production of Six Characters in Search of An Author

Visualize Kansas Fire Safety

  • 2015 & 2016 Kansas State Fire Marshall infographic design competition winner

Kansas Collegiate Media

  • First place for 2015 front page design
  • Third place for 2015 infographic design

CORE VALUES

Incase you wanted to know more about my personal brand.

CORE VALUES

Incase you wanted to know more about my personal brand.

STRATEGY
An initiative for designing with purpose and engagement.

INTEGRITY
A commitment to honest and ethical business practices.

TEAMWORK
An approachable and collaborative nature built on communication.

PASSION
Dedication, enthusiasm and pride to complete every project to a high degree of excellence.

PASSION
Dedication, enthusiasm and pride to complete every project to a high degree of excellence.

CURIOSITY
An unbound exploration of all creative solutions and the courage to be weird and push past comfortable.