Mike Weikert

Founder and Director, Center for Design Practice and Master of Arts in Social Design, Maryland Institute College of Art

Mike Weikert serves as an adviser to Project M, an international social design initiative committed to helping young designers use their skills to create positive change in the world.

Previously, he served as co-chair of the undergraduate graphic design department at Maryland Institute College of Art, partner and creative director at Atlanta-based Iconologic, and design consultant to the International Olympic Committee.

Weikert also worked as a designer with Pentagram, taught graphic design and branding at the Portfolio Center in Atlanta, and was nominated for the 2011 Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award.