Chavilah Bennett

Art Director

Columbus, OH, USA

Work Experience

Super Lames Games

Art Director

March 2017 - Columbus, Ohio, United States


Art Director

• Art directed full commercial animation and motion graphics projects for established brands, including Coca-Cola, Puma, Firefox, Victoria’s Secret, Cardinal Health, and many others.

• Lead the redesign of the Super77 website.
November 2014 - March 2017 Columbus, Ohio, United States


Junior Motion Graphics Designer / Illustrator

• Commercial animation and design for established brands, including Firefox, EXPRESS, Ubisoft and The Muppets.

• Assisted animators and art directors with the design for storyboards, styleframes, lettering, animation, and branding.

• Worked on pitch documents and presentations for all new projects, many of which lead to long-term clients.

• Development/implementation of overall branding for Super77 across all company documents, presentations, and social media.

• Spoke at local events and colleges about Super77.

• Created content for articles, posted content for our social media, and submitted our work to award shows; all of which lead to more press about the company, a better online presence, and more job interest from top performing students.
June 2012 - November 2014 Ohio, United States

CCAD Design Group

Graphic Designer

Design Group is Columbus College of Art & Design's in-house firm, consisting of a select team of students under the creative direction of Lindsay Kronmiller.

- Develop print and digital projects for CCAD from concept to production.
- Meet and present to senior staff.
- Collaborate with local businesses and agencies.
August 2011 - June 2012 Columbus, Ohio, United States

American Greetings

Intern Card Planner for Target Team

Worked on a team that plans cards exclusively for the Target account.

Helped develop a new look for an existing collection of cards.

Advised and executed type layouts on an 18 card collection and planned cards for an endcap, taking on the typical workload of a Line Designer.

Worked directly with the senior director, lead line designers, product development, and editorial.
June 2011 - August 2011 Cleveland, Ohio, United States


Freelance Creative

From illustrating booklets for a printing company and making seasonal brochures for a plane cleaning business, to branding a non-profit startup and making Flash web banners for a marketing firm.
I've worked one-on-one as a freelancer with numerous clients on short-term jobs.
January 2010 - Columbus, Ohio, United States

Columbus College Of Art And Design

Assistant Art Teacher

Helped with developing lesson plans and teaching Saturday Morning Art Classes and Creative Summer Workshops for Columbus College of Art & Design's Continuing Education Program.

Maintained order while creating a healthy, exciting learning environment for children.

Claymation, 7th-9th grade,
Beginning Painting and Color, 5th-6th grade,
Early Foundations of Art, 3rd grade,
General Art, 1st-5th grade.
August 2009 - August 2011 Columbus, Ohio, United States


Columbus College Of Art And Design

BFA in Advertising & Graphic Design

2008-present - CCAD President's List
2008-2012 - CCAD Honors Program

2011-Daniel E. Bricker Memorial Scholarship
2010-Daniel E. Bricker Memorial Scholarship
2009-Jeff Link Memorial Scholarship
2008-CCAD Trustee's Award Scholarship
2008-CCAD Battelle Scholarship
August 2008 - May 2012 Columbus, Ohio, United States


Abobe After Effects, Abobe Illustrator, Abobe InDesign, Abobe Photoshop, Adobe Animate, Unity, Webflow,


CCAD Women’s Leadership Institute
Ohio Art League
CCAD Alumni Ambassador Program
Art, Design & Communication Advisory Committee
American Advertising Federation
CCAD Student Government