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Jennifer Kinon


Jennifer Kinon is a founding partner of OCD. She is also a faculty member of the School of Visual Arts MFA Design Program and serves as the president of AIGA/NY.


Kinon most recently worked as a designer for Michael Bierut at Pentagram in New York City. Her work with Pentagram has won awards from the D&AD, AIGA365,Type Directors Club, ID Magazine, Communication Arts and Print. It has also been included in the permanent collection at the Museum of Sex.


Prior to joining Pentagram, Kinon was design director of New York City's 2012 Olympic Bid and art director for Graphis Inc.


She graduated from the University of Michigan, then earned an MFA from the School of Visual Arts. Kinon is the first program graduate to join the faculty.


The curriculum for The Masters in Branding Program allows students to create frameworks to guide brand, design and business development, critically evaluate brand, business, marketing and design strategies and Master the intellectual link between leadership and creativity. Learn more...


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Debbie Millman
Chair, Co-founder


Emily Weiland

Director of Operations, Graduate Advisor


Steven Heller
Co-founder, Faculty Advisor