Tyler Bloomquist is a freelance designer and illustrator. He completed his BA in Graphic Design from the University of Utah, where he worked alongside faculty in the Book Arts Program and was president of the Undergraduate Student Advisory Committee for the Art & Art History department. He has served on the Salt Lake chapter of the AIGA board as Education Co-Director, where he facilitated the annual student portfolio review and created programming for Utah area higher education, focusing on the creation of inspiring experiences for design students. Tyler has recently retired from his position as production manager and lead printer at The Mandate Press but is continuing free lance work in addition to teaching. He has a strong background in typography, posters, books and the physical print. He is also pursuing his fine art interests and has presented paintings and work in a handful of exhibitions around Salt Lake.