ellen korey-lie graphic design




american citizen with extensive professional experience and education in graphic design, book and periodical publishing, writing/journalism, and project management.


(see portfolio)
nrk aktivum as, oslo. book cover design. thon as, oslo. book cover design.

houghton mifflin company, boston (12 years).
Senior Staff Designer. Collaborated with Marketing, Editorial, Photo Research, photographers and illustrators to conceptualize and produce material for the K-12 market. Monitored budgets/schedules. Coordinated work with junior staff.

gloucester stage company, gloucester, ma. board member. Designed promotion.

brown publishing network, wellesley, ma. Sole designer of prototype for Summer Success Reading Magazine (Great Source, Inc.), and 6 of 48 issues. greenwood heinemann, portsmouth, nh. book cover design.

the 21st century foundation, ipswich, ma. board member, fine arts committee. Designed promotion for fund-rasing campaign and performing arts center.

contemporary dance news, boston.
Edited and designed bi-monthly
periodical for the Massachusetts
Contemporary Dance Association.

michael mao dance, new york city.
Designed promotion for choreographer
and company.

prentice hall, needham, ma. book design.

d. c. heath, lexington, ma. book design.

new england journal of medicine, boston.
Assistant to Managing Editor. Liason between production and editorial departments.

awards and grants

new england book show. Winner, Best of Category,
for design of Ventanas; Winner, Special Merit,
for design of Images (McDougal Littell, Houghton Mifflin Company).

national endowment for the arts. Received two grants for production of Contemporary Dance News.

massachusetts council on the arts and humanities.
Received two grants for production of Contemporary
Dance News


university of cincinnati, cincinnati, oh. Bachelor of Arts, English/French.

sorbonne, paris, france. Le cours pour les etrangers (one term).

lake forest college, lake forest, il. Honors English Program.

cincinnati conservatory of music, cincinnati, oh. Classes in modern dance and ballet.

harvard summer dance center, cambridge, ma. Classes in ballet, modern dance, and dance criticism.


available upon request