SAA Vice President of Education, Matt Flick, is recognized in the current issue of Graphic Design USA Magazine (GDUSA) as an Educator to Watch. Honorees for this distinction are educators who have made a recognizable impact on their students, schools, and community.

Matt has provided executive leadership for SAA for the last decade, spanning program development and assessment, student achievement, creative direction, and strategic planning. Matt has been teaching design courses at SAA for 13 years. His work has received numerous awards by organizations including the American Advertising Association-Dayton, the American Advertising Federation-District Five, the American Institute of Graphic Arts [AIGA], the Columbus Society of Communicating Arts [CSCA], and the Admissions Marketing Report. Matt has previously been recognized in GDUSA’s “People to Watch” list of notable professional creatives.

“We are so happy Matt is being recognized as an Educator to Watch,” stated Jessica Barry, SAA President. “Matt is an invaluable resource for SAA students. His influence can be recognized in both our rigorous curriculum and the work our students are creating.”

View the latest Educators to Watch list for 2017 on GDUSA’s website.