Sanda S. Katila completed her B.F.A. at the University of Akron and worked as a professional designer for 13 years in the Cleveland area at advertising agencies, PR firms and corporate marketing firms. Sanda began teaching in 1993 focusing on traditional print design in the School of Visual Communication Design and has taught at all levels in the program. In 1998, Sanda served as the New Media Advisor on the Communications Teamto create new courses in Web Design, Information Design and Presentation courses for Zayed University in Dubai and Abhu Dabi. Along with Dr.