GRIDS creator and Executive Director, Jessica Bellamy, graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Louisville (UofL) with degrees in Drawing (BFA), Graphic Design (BFA), Pan African Studies (BA), and a minor in Communication. As a former Neurodevelopmental Science research analyst at UofL, Jessica created a business that combines grassroots organizing, research, and information graphics.
Currently, Jessica is on sabbatical exploring new methods of Communication Design as an Adobe Creative Resident. She is interested in finding new applications for information graphics within tangible and intangible space with the goal of leveraging data and personal narratives for social change. She’ll be tackling new approaches to her creative process, execution, and evaluation in order to develop a new method to provoke a nationwide cultural shift.
To follow her design journey please visit her website: jessicabellamy.design and find her on social media.