David Simpkins

Graphic Designer

David Simpkins


David Simpkins is the Graphic Designer for the College of Engineering. David's primary job is to design and produce press-ready printed materials. He consults with clients regarding their projects and transforms their source material into a finished product. From single-page flyers to annual reports, from image manipulation to typography, David's 25 years of experience assure a professional publication that meets the client's wishes and their deadline.


David graduated in 1974 from New River Community College in Dublin, Va., with an Applied Science degree. He also attended Radford University for two years, majoring in business and accounting.


David has worked at the University, as well as in the private sector, developing award-winning graphic design projects for the last 25 years. He comes from a local newspaper background, first serving as a circulation manager and then as a member of the composition department. David is also an award-winning songwriter and performing musician. He released his first solo CD, Long Story Short, in 2004.


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