Kaitie Trout

Designer / Design Strategist / Creative Director

Brooklyn, NY, USA

Current Creative Director for Partywith Inc.
Former Design Strategist at Snapchat.
SVA MFA Design Alumni.

Holistic design backed by strategy.
Understanding who cares and why.


The Grateful Dead.
Traveling the USA and Earth.
Crazy Plant Lady.
Wine Collector and Connoisseur.
Enjoying the Little Things in Life.

Work Experience

Kilo Industries

Freelance Designer

August 2016 - October 2016 New York, New York, United States

Snap Inc.

Design Strategist

October 2016 - August 2017 New York, New York, United States

Snap Inc.

Lead Designer for the 2018 Winter Olympics

August 2017 - November 2017 New York, New York, United States

Partywith Inc.

Creative Director

November 2017 - Present New York, United States

Kaitie Trout

Freelance Designer

August 2014 - October 2016 Brooklyn, New York, United States


Pennsylvania College Of Art And Design

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design

September 2010 - May 2014 Pennsylvania, United States

School Of Visual Arts (SVA)

Master of Fine Arts in Design

MFA Design: The Designer as Author + Entrepreneur
September 2014 - May 2016 New York, United States


Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Art Direction, Brush Lettering, Content Creation, Creative Direction, Design Strategy, Experience Design, Experience Design, Hand Lettering, UI/UX, Visual Design, Wayfinding,