Jan Ballard

Jan Ballard holds a BFA from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Since she joined the Texas Christian University (TCU) faculty, she has taught and assisted in the development of courses including Typography, Corporate Identity, Publication Design, Professional Recognition, and Portfolio and Marketing. In 2019, she earned the TCU Deans’ Teaching Award. Jan was honored by the Tenth District of the American Advertising Federation as the first TCU female faculty member to be the Educator of the Year. She was featured in “Teaching Graphic Design History”, written by Steven Heller. Jan was one of sixty international teachers featured in “Teaching Graphic Design, Course Offerings and Class Projects from the Leading Graduate and Undergraduate Programs”, also by Mr. Heller.