Proposal Consultants – Graphic Artists

University of Michigan Graphic Artist Support

Internal Resources:

CoE Communications & Marketing

The Office of Communications & Marketing (C&M) works on strategic marketing communications for the University of Michigan College of Engineering. Our design team creates award-winning communications. We produce:

  • graphics for proposals
  • videos and photography
  • write press releases
  • create website content
  • blogs
  • digital multimedia experiences
  • website development


Jennifer Judge Hensel (
Associate Director

Steve Alvey (

U-M 3D Lab – Creative Applications

UM3D Lab provides the entire University of Michigan community access to the tools, expertise, and collaborative opportunities needed to support cutting edge research, academic initiatives, and innovative uses of technology in the general areas of:

  • Teaching and Learning
  • Visualization and Simulation
  • 3D Printing and Scanning
  • Motion Capture
  • Modeling, Animation, and Design
  • Custom Tool and Application Development


Stephanie O’Malley (
3D Artist


External Resources:

Michigan Creative (MCreative)

Michigan Creative’s writers, designers, account managers and web professionals provide a full range of services, including:

  • Consultation, marketing/branding strategy and planning
  • Project planning, estimating and coordination
  • Concept development and graphic design
  • Website and mobile architecture, design and development
  • Content strategy, writing and editorial services
  • Social media strategy
  • Print production planning

Hilary Robinson (

Christopher Burke

Provides specialized visual communications services that combine a strong science background with extensive graphics experience:

  • Accurate and compelling visuals for a clear and concise message delivery.
  • Creating visual solutions for communicating complex subject matter.
  • Services include illustration, animation, diagrams, and data visualization.
  • Work has been used for grant proposals, journals, poster sessions, exhibits, academic & fund-raising presentations, and marketing.

Contact: Chris Burke (

Public Sector Consultants

Public Sector Consultants helps its clients to plan, fund and implement projects and initiatives that drive community and economic development in Michigan in the general areas of:

  • Graphic design
  • Program development
  • Project Management
  • Editing
  • Grant Proposal Writing
  • Funding Research
  • Group facilitation
  • Market research & analysis

They facilitate groups to develop plans and strategies with a focus on implementation. They develop funding strategies and have helped their clients cultivate tens of millions of dollars in public and private funding. They also design and develop reports, promotional materials, websites, and graphics to communicate their clients’ messages.

Rachel Kuntzsch,, or Associate Dean of Research Office: Rick Vanden Heuvel, or Maureen Burns to assist with coordination and scheduling.

Techniglyph Enterprises, LLC

Partnering with research professionals in crafting your technical content for a wider audience.  Tglyph provides a wide range of graphic communications options that include:

  • Conceptual and technical illustration for all media
  • Academic cartooning
  • Textbook/textmedia illustration
  • Patent drawing
  • Event promotions materials
  • Publication design
  • Text Editing

Rod Hill (