Jessica Barry

President and Owner, School of Advertising Art

Jessica Barry

President and Owner, School of Advertising Art

Biography

Ms. Barry is a 1997 graduate of the School of Advertising Art (SAA), holds a BA in management from Antioch University Midwest, and has 20+ years of experience as an award-winning graphic designer and educator. Jessica’s work has been recognized by the American Advertising Federation, the Dayton Business Journal, GDUSA magazine, the American Institute of Graphic Arts [AIGA], the Columbus Society of Communicating Arts [CSCA], and the Admissions Marketing Report. Jessica has served as SAA’s president since 2007 overseeing the future growth of the college. In 2013, she purchased the assets of the college and is now the sole owner. Locally, Jessica is president of the Kettering Arts Council, serves on the Board of Trustees for the Dayton Art Institute and the Miami Valley Hospital Foundation and is a member of Dayton Rotary. Nationally, she is an active member of Career Education Colleges and Universities (CECU) and recently chaired a committee to draft recommendations for the Reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.

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