JJ Chrystal is a graphic designer specializing in identity design, print publications, and marketing communications. With more than 20 years experience working with design firms and clients in the Baltimore and Washington D.C. areas, his work has been noted for it’s witty concepts, clarity, and overall visual appeal.

JJ began his career in Buffalo, N.Y. designing book covers for a publisher of educational and scientific books. He then moved to the Baltimore-Washington area where he has worked with a number of design firms and advertising agencies serving clients in the Arts, Education, Real-estate, and Information Technology industries.

Currently JJ is the Art Director at the University of Baltimore, where he leads a team of 3 designers producing recruitment materials, marketing pieces, and the University of Baltimore Magazine, while at the same time serving his own clients and producing independent work.