Marianna Simina is a graphic and web designer with over ten years of experience. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of South Carolina with a B.A. in Art Studio / Graphic Design. As a part of the National Exchange program she took graphic design classes at the William Paterson University in Wayne, NJ. Marianna also holds a M.A. degree from the University of Culture and Art in St. Petersburg, Russia. Her graphic design experience includes more than six years with national commercial design companies. Her duties include design and layout for trade show graphics, vehicle full wrap graphics, brochures, flyers, logos, signs, banners, and more. As a freelancer Marianna designed and developed a number of websites. As an artist, she completed layouts and illustrations for several books and took part in art shows and exhibitions at the Columbia Museum of Art and other galleries.