The RGD welcomes 375 new Members, including 18 Certified RGDs

Welcome to those who have joined the RGD since October 23.


The following 18 designers have been accepted as Certified RGDs:

John Abila, Graphic Designer at John Abila Design, Toronto, ON

William D Cruze, Executive Officer / Graphic Designer at Southeast Bank Limited, Dhaka, Bangladesh

John Dupras, Winnipeg, MB

Beverly Hall, Creative Director at Cinnamon Toast, Ottawa, ON

Gillian Hickie, Principal at GOOD Company, Calgary, AB

Christine Hoeksema, Web Developer at Compass Creative, Grimsby, ON

Michael Homenok, Creative Director / Co-founder at Blu Creative, Ile-Perrot, QC

Jaime Kemp, Graphic Designer at Pix Design Group, Vancouver, BC

Russell McGorman, Owner/Designer at Our House Graphics Inc, Richmond Hill, ON

Lin Oosterhoff, Associate Creative Director at Critical Mass, Calgary, AB

Lisa Parkyn, Marketing Execution Lead at TruStage, Maple, ON

Virginia Quist, Alberta Retired Teachers’ Association, Edmonton, AB

Matt Reynolds, Architect & Graphic Designer at Root Architecture, Halifax, NS

Juan Rioseco, Associate Director at Steer, Toronto, ON

Rod Roodenburg, President at Roodenburg Design Consultants Inc., Vancouver, BC

Rachel Simms, Graphic & Web Designer, Hamilton, ON

Chris Wharton, Principal at GOOD Company, Calgary, AB

Donica Willis, Graphic & Web Designer at Toronto Metropolitan University, Toronto, ON

Find out about becoming an RGD.


The following new 20 Provisional RGDs:

Grace Abbey, Simcoe, ON

Ebonee Adams, Toronto, ON

Annika Aggarwal, Toronto, ON

Julia Colley, Lakefield, ON

Jean Paul Davis Ramos, Richmond Hill, ON

Joseph Elliott, Innisfil, ON

Mary Getsen, Toronto, ON

Arani Halder, New York, NY

Treawna Harvey, Ottawa, ON

Fyonna Laddaran, Richmond, BC

Melissa Neves, Fergus, ON

Kayla Plaunt, Sudbury, ON

Carl Potes, Sudbury, ON

Chelsea Schmidt, Powassan, ON

Rachael Seatvet, Montreal, QC

Barbara Silva, Montreal, QC

Preet Soni, Toronto, ON

Benya Sutyanyong, Toronto, ON

Samantha Tam, Burnaby, BC

Ashley Wadge, New Liskeard, ON

Find out about becoming a Provisional RGD.


The following new Team Member:

Pinnguaq Association

Find out about becoming a Team Member.


RGD also welcomes 38 new Affiliate & Junior Affiliate Members from:

Barrie (ON), Calgary (AB), Dartmouth (NS), Edmonton (AB), GuangZhou (China), Lindsay (ON), Mississauga (ON), Montreal (QC), Oakville (ON), Ottawa (ON), Port Coquitlam (BC), Saskatoon (SK), Surrey (BC), Toronto (ON), Vancouver (BC), Victoria (BC), Welland (ON), Whitby (ON), Winnipeg (MB)

Find out about becoming an Affiliate Member.


RGD also welcomes 298 new Student Members from:

Alberta University of the Arts (Calgary, AB), Algonquin College (Ottawa, ON), Centennial College (Toronto, ON), Concordia University (Montreal, QC), La Cité Collégiale (Ottawa, ON), Durham College (Oshawa, ON), Emily Carr University (Vancouver, BC), Fanshawe College (London, ON), Georgian College (Barrie, ON), Humber College (Toronto, ON), LaSalle College (Vancouver, BC), Université Laval (Montreal, QC), MacEwan University (Edmonton, AB), McMaster University (Hamilton, ON), Mount Royal University (Calgary, AB), Nova Scotia Community College (Halifax, NS), NSCAD University (Halifax, NS), OCAD University (Toronto, ON), Red River College (Winnipeg, MB), Seneca College (Toronto, ON), Sheridan College (Oakville, ON), St. Clair College (Windsor, ON), Toronto Film School (Toronto, ON), University of Alberta (Edmonton, AB), University of the Fraser Valley (Abbotsford, BC), Vancouver Community College (Vancouver, BC), Wilson School of Design (Vancouver, BC)

Find out about becoming a Student RGD Member.