Managing Partner and Creative Director
Angela succeeded in growing Copperwing into one of Alabama’s leading communications firms during the first decade of the company’s existence. She founded the firm with brand management as its cornerstone, recognizing its critical role in creating breakthrough communications with long-term relevance. Angela maintains a company that is design centered and effectively meets business goals. She continues to lead with the same out-front thinking as she sets the vision for the firm. Her experience began at Southern Living magazine, transitioning to corporate bank advertising, private advertising firms and her own independent design studio. She launched a multimedia rebranding campaign for Gannett’s Montgomery Advertiser. The campaign won Gannett’s Best Overall Campaign award in its international promotions competition, with Angela asked to travel as a judge for subsequent competitions. She has now successfully led branding initiatives for clients with regional, national and international reach. Her creative work has been recognized with numerous industry awards. Angela is a proud graduate of Auburn University, where she earned a BFA in visual communications. Angela has a strong belief in cause-based design. She works closely with DesignAlabama as Communications Co-Chair and active design team member, helping Alabama’s towns and communities create, plan and design distinctive places. Angela and Copperwing actively support Agape for Children of Central Alabama, an organization helping vulnerable or orphaned children find permanency in safe, nurturing families.