Rina Onyeme has a life-long passion for creative storytelling, strategic community engagement, and building successful brands.
Since arriving to the United States from Delta State, Nigeria in 2015, Rina has been recognized for her leadership, and design work in various capacities. Her experience with print design, social media management, digital advertising, web development, and brand strategy, as well as her technical and interpersonal skills, have demonstrated value in her cross-sector roles.
Rina also serves on a number of community and nonprofit boards, working to provide leadership opportunities for youth, and supporting creative efforts throughout Nigeria. Volunteering with the Red Cross Society and attending Lead America programs helped her acquire strong organization and leadership skills.
Upon moving to Rhode Island, Rina attended Johnson and Wales University and received her BFA in Graphic Design & Digital Media, May 2019. While attending JWU, Rina interned at Integrated Media Group in Cranston, Rhode Island. There she assisted in the designing of RISBJ and Shop Local Rhody, two regional publications, making and implementing marketing material and logo design and, social media graphics, web graphics and media materials for client-based work.
I am organized and self-motivated. My studio work and research have provided me with many opportunities to enhance my talents in design, collaborative projects, assuming leadership roles as well as presenting information to groups of people. I am approachable, fair, logical, and goal-oriented.