Neil Freese is a designer, artist, teacher, photographer, coffee obsessive, and world traveler. He is the creative lead for the Marketing and Arts Programs of the ASUC Student Union at the University of California, Berkeley, and teaches graphic design at the Berkeley Art Studio.
As creative lead, Neil oversees the design of physical and digital marketing pieces promoting the ASUC Student Union’s student services and programs and mentors a team of student designers.
Neil has more than 10 years experience in higher education marketing, with an extensive background in design and art. He holds a master of science degree in journalism from Boston University and a B.A. in political science from the University of California, Davis. He lives in Berkeley, Calif., with his wife, Emily, and his daughter, Marlow Poppy.