Lisa Abendroth

AIGA Fellows 2019

A Professor in the Communication Design Program at Metropolitan State University of Denver, Lisa M. Abendroth led the program from 2000 to 2018. Working across diverse disciplines of design, her activities include practicing, evaluating, and writing about design that addresses underserved people, places, and problems. She is a coeditor of two books in Routledge’s Public Interest Design Guidebook series. She served as faculty advisor for the MSU Denver AIGA student group for over a decade, was a recipient of the SEED Award for Leadership in Public Interest Design, and has lectured, presented, exhibited, and published nationally and internationally.