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nikki rasheed villagomez

Nikki Rasheed Villagomez

BFA 2000, Graphic Design


Nikki Villagomez is a nationally recognized speaker on typography. After graduating from LSU, she worked in New York City for three years. She freelanced in South Carolina, where she founded and served as president for AIGA SC, the professional association for design. She has been an educator teaching graphic design and yypography. In 2015, Nikki published a book, Culture+Typography: How Culture Affects Typography. Currently, Nikki is the creative studio manager at Dixon Hughes Goodman in Charlotte, North Carolina.