Matthew Merten

Matthew Merten

Communications Office
Senior Graphic Designer
Office Location:
University Library, Room 510
Contact Information

Job Responsibilities:

  • Designs, develops, and produces visual materials including brand elements into effective printed and electronic communications products for instruction, publication and display
  • Recommends alternative approaches to design and production for cost-effective printed materials
  • Assists in development of strategic marketing plans
  • Coordinates production with internal and external suppliers related to the management of materials, including contracting for printing and production services
  • Hires, trains and supervises a team of student assistants who assist in the day-to-day operations of the University Libraries Communications Office
  • Maintains and coordinates library advertising displays


  • Kent State University, B.F.A. in Graphic Design