Sharn Carrillo is an associate director and senior designer for NSU’s Division of Public Relations, Marketing, and Creative Services. In this role, she concepts, designs and produces the university’s advertising, communications, branding, and event promotion efforts. As a seasoned graphic designer she brings to life the creative campaigns and visual communications of NSU.
Sharn’s recent creative endeavors include a multimedia campaign for the Huizenga College of Business, including billboards, print ads, online and social media.
Her passion for eye-catching and beautifully executed creative has recently helped promote events such as The African Presence 15th Annual Art Exhibition at NSU's Cotilla Gallery.
Sharn joined the division in 2017 and brings multifaceted skills such as print design, web advertising, motion graphics and film editing to the team. She is Mac and PC fluent, and an expert user of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, After Effects and Illustrator. She is trained in traditional art and design techniques and has a keen interest in emerging media and stays current by attending design conferences around the country. She has a strong marketing and art direction background and loves the process of creation through collaboration.
Sharn has been awarded “Best in Show” at the South Florida ADDY awards, holds multiple Telly, INMA and Gold Create awards and was recently recognized as a South Florida Business Journal Power Leader in 2017.
Born and raised in London, England, Sharn holds holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Graphic Design from the London College of Communication and also attended the Graphic Design portfolio program at the Miami Ad School in Miami Beach Florida.