Donna Braggins

Associate Dean, Sheridan College / Doyenne associée, Sheridan College

Donna Braggins is the Associate Dean at Sheridan College, responsible for 5 programs including Design, Illustration, Photography, Interaction Design and Web Design. She has previously served as art director of Maclean’s and Canadian Business magazines and past secretary of the board of directors of The Advertising and Design Club of Canada. She currently serves on the board of the Registered Graphic Designers. Braggins has an M.A. from York University, and she has completed York University’s Executive Program in Management. She has written on the visual history of Maclean’s magazine, exploring the rise of magazine design in Canada. Her goal, in her writings and in her wider work, is to probe the complicated relationship between commercial success and visual impact.

Donna Braggins est doyenne associée au Sheridan College, responsable de cinq programmes soient Conception, Illustration, Photographie, Design interactif et Design Web. Elle a précédemment été directrice artistique des magazines Maclean’s et Canadian Business et secrétaire du conseil d’administration du Advertising and Design Club of Canada. Elle siège actuellement au conseil de Registered Graphic Designers. Braggins est titulaire d’une M.A. de l’université York, et elle a réussi l’Executive Program in Management de l’université York. Elle a écrit sur l’histoire visuelle du magazine Maclean’s, explorant l’avancée du design des magazines au Canada. Son objectif, dans ses écrits et dans l’ensemble de son travail, est de sonder la relation complexe entre le succès commercial et l’impact visuel.