Katie Barnes Evans has worked with Kent State since 2012, when she started as the Media Specialist and Composition Department Advisor for the Office of Student Media. She is also a Graphic Artist & Design Consultant for the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, as well as an adjunct instructor. She teaches designed-based courses in the schools of Visual Communication Design and Journalism and Mass Communication. Katie is also a M.F.A. student in the School of Visual Communication Design, where she studies user experience design and interaction design.