You won’t find a more talented team of environmental graphics experts. Since 1991 the principals at Visual Communications have demonstrated the highest levels of professionalism and a genuine passion for their work.
Cheryl Long O’Donnell – Principal
Cheryl has been involved in the design and management of numerous large scale projects in her 20+ years in the sign consulting profession including Winona State University, Carleton College, HealthEast Care Systems, and the Science Museum of Minnesota. She was instrumental in developing the wayfinding system for the Mall of America in Bloomington, MN. Ms. O’Donnell has been a member of the National Association of Female Executives (NAFE) since 1990, and a member of the Society for Experiential Graphic Design (SEGD) since 1987.
Richard Lang – Principal
During his Signage and wayfinding career, Mr. Lang has directed many national, corporate, and retail projects including Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Best Buy Company, and Hennepin County Medical Center. Mr. Lang has been called upon to serve as an expert witness in the area of design and fabrication techniques. He has provided master plan wayfinding services and managed accounts for North Memorial Hospital, Saint Paul College, and Como Regional Park and the City of Saint Paul Parks and Recreation Department. Mr. Lang has been a member of the Society for Experiential Graphic Design (SEGD) since 1987.
Constance Carlson – Principal
Constance has been involved in the development of environmental graphics throughout her 20 year design career. The former owner of Preferred Design of Huntington Beach, CA, Ms. Carlson’s background in the fabrication of signage has afforded her an impressive knowledge of construction techniques. Her resumé includes interior and exterior designs for United Properties, MS&R, HealthEast, City of St. Paul, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage and the Science Museum of Minnesota. She is a member of the Society for Experiential Graphic Design (SEGD).
Jesse Yungner – Graphic Designer
Jesse is a graduate of the Minneapolis College of Art and Design in the field of illustration. Mr. Yungner has a strong background in illustrative design and he has communicated this through magazine covers with City Pages and children’s book illustration. Jesse has expanded his experience with SketchUp, a dynamic animation program in use at Visual Communications. Most recently he has utilized SketchUp to bring architectural and sign design elements together in an interactive journey through the Allina United Hospital and Children’s Hospital campus. Mr. Yungner continues to be a part of the wayfinding masterplanning team at Hennepin County Medical Center & Clinics and St. Cloud Hospital working with both interior and exterior signage elements and wayfinding. Jesse is also a member of the Society for Experiential Design (SEGD).
Kimberly Coyle – Office Manager
Kim manages all of VCI’s front line needs. She can assist you in most any need and find the answers you desire most. Kim has been employed at Visual Communications for 10 years.