A long-time Advisory Board Member for Digital Design, Amber was most recently the Managing Director of the award-winning agency Tribal DDB Vancouver and has also served as Vice-President, Experience Design at Blast Radius — an interactive agency founded by four VFS graduates. Her relationship with VFS goes all the way back to the Digital Design program’s formative years.
A New York native and founder of a successful advertising agency, Amber brings over 17 years of experience in digital brand strategy, experience design, interactive and mobile advertising, and social network and community design. She has worked with clients such as BMW, Electronic Arts, Nike, and Microsoft.
‘This role offers me a unique opportunity to help prepare students to not simply succeed, but thrive, in the blistering pace of our industry, by helping them become multi-dimensional problem solvers,’ says Amber.
‘I am also extremely proud to work with such a talented team of faculty and instructors, who all come from industry, to ensure the continuing evolution of this world-class program and grow its international appeal and industry relevance.’
Welcome aboard, Amber!