Ky (they/them) joined ICM in June 2022. As Design Lead, Ky is responsible for leading visual communications strategy across the organisation and managing communication design projects, systems, and processes.
Ky has more than 8 years of experience in civil society organisations and grassroots community groups advocating for human rights. Previously, they worked as Graphic Designer for the Tahirih Justice Center in the US. Ky is also actively involved in the movement for trans health justice. Their work centres the power of communication design to propagate narratives that drive us towards collective liberation.
Ky is a graduate of the University of Vermont with a B.A. in Political Science and Russian & East European Studies and previously completed coursework within the Communication Design program at the Massachusetts College of Art & Design. They live in the beautiful seaside town of Dun Laoghaire, Ireland with their partner and two cats.
Based In: Ireland
Home Country: United States