Michele A. Leal - Creative Design Specialist

Michele is the driving force behind our graphics division Design Quorum, the award-winning creative services agency she founded in 1997. Michele manages a wide range of corporate services, including full graphic design solutions, corporate and promotional gift programs, apparel programs, and custom awards. The diverse international client roster includes Disney, Princess Cruises, Crystal Cruises, ABC, Sony, NBC/Universal, Warner Bros., BAFTA, Cunard and Garrett Interiors, Inc. Michele has won five first place design awards for Best Marketing Campaigns, Best Web Site and Best Cover Design, on behalf of client Garrett Interiors. She also donates annual pro bono work to benefit children for Para Los Ninos, the Puente Learning Center and the Academy of Business Leadership.

Michele holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in French from California State University Chico and taught French, one of four languages she speaks, at a private college prep school. She studied art and languages in Europe, and attended the University of Texas' Urban Affairs Masters program as well as the Environmental and Interior Design program from UCLA Extension.