As a professional Media Designer, Chris Stagl has been involved with creative & design projects for over twenty-five years. In the past decade, Chris has been recognized by the American Advertising Federation and AIGA for his contributions to the creative industry. Notably, Chris was hired as a Creative Director to redesign the new corporate identity for Chowan University in Murfreesboro, North Carolina.

Paralleling his creative career, Chris has held numerous roles in higher education since 1999 including his current position as Associate Professor of Graphic Design at Troy University. Chris is currently redesigning Troy’s Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design program. Throughout his education career, Chris has lead development efforts on Bachelor level Design programs at 5 different colleges and universities throughout the country.

When he’s not in the classroom you can find Chris wandering around the outdoors, fishing, or just hanging with his family and dogs.

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Chris Stagl began writing creatively, with the intent to express his writings visually, during his undergraduate studies at The University of North Florida in 1999 while working on his final thesis project. Since then, Chris and his creative team have gone on to write informational videos, short stories, screenplays, television commercials, radio spots, and music videos. Chris Stagl Creative believes in telling a good story first and allowing that story to serve as the backbone for a strong visual, no matter the medium.