Jon Buckley

Chicago, IL, USA
Graphic Design, Illustration and Creative Management for business. 22 years experience as a hands-on manager for creative staff while continuing to produce as a working designer. Highly technical with extensive background in Macintosh and Windows environments. Trained and experienced in software and hardware troubleshooting and repair. Ability to train junior and senior art staff on equipment, software and production processes. Keen eye for typography and layout. Expert in Human Resource requirements, staff development, hiring/firing, budgeting and planning. Skilled in written and verbal communications. Exceptionally organized and responsible professional. Extensive experience in visual brand management and review for corporations and professional sporting events. Well versed in Advertising, Design, Illustration, Web, Corporate Brand Management and Sports Marketing.

Work Experience


Design Director

January 2017 - Present Columbia, South Carolina, United States

Northern Trust

Senior Vice President, Creative Director

December 1992 - July 1998 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Buckley Typographics


Buckley Typographics provides clients with unique, attractive visual communications solutions. As the culmination of over 25 years experience in the field of design for print, web, packaging and advertising, the solutions provided will be suitable for whatever medium or output you need. I am eager to work with you to help you provide the quality imagery appropriate for a demanding creative environment.

For more information, please contact

630-542-8839 or via e-mail at
January 1992 - November 2016 Illinois, United States

Central DuPage Health System

Graphic Design Manager

December 1992 - July 1998 Illinois, United States

The CNA Insurance Companies

Graphic Designer

Graphic design and manager, design computer systems.
December 1987 - December 1992 Chicago, Illinois, United States


University Of Illinois

Bachelor of Arts, Illustration, Design and Communication. Individual Plans of Study

Illustration, Design and Communication, IPS – Individual Plans of Study, College of Art and Design in conjunction with the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
September 1979 - May 1983 Urbana, Champaign, IL