M. Elyse Diamond is a Professor of Graphic Design at the College of Southern Nevada where she teaches both live and online classes in the Department of Media Technologies. She is a design educator who specializes in both graphic design and vector illustration. She also writes, consults, and presents on topics related to digital media in addition to cognition and the effective uses of representations in teaching, learning, and design.

    Influenced by her own fine arts background, Elyse aims to create fresh and effective forms of visual and verbal communication for clients. She works in traditional, digital, and vector formats.

    Elyse earned a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in technology from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, a M.Ed. in Arts and Humanities from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, and a B.F.A. in Art and Design from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York.