Sherri Hamilton is an independent designer and illustrator in Rochester, NY. She is a former assistant professor in Visual Communication Design and past chairperson of the Art and Design department at Nazareth College. She remains an adjunct lecturer in Art and Design at Nazareth. As a professional in practice, Sherri's teaching approach is heavily influenced by her professional experience of 20+ years in advertising and commercial design and illustration.
As an active participant in the Rochester advertising community, Sherri served as Education Chair on the Rochester Advertising Federation (RAF) board from 2013-2016, coordinating educational programming for the design student population of Rochester-area colleges and universities. She is an active member of AIGA and the RAF.
Sherri’s creative work can be characterized as colorful and textured, and frequently incorporates custom lettering.