I work in brand strategy and marketing for growth, audio, and film at The New York Times. Previously, I’ve been an art director and designer at Hillary for America, Pinterest, frog NY, and the Carnegie Museum of Art. I’ve taught at the School of Visual Arts, MFA IxD program. I received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communication Design and Photography from Carnegie Mellon University.

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The Design Impact Award

An annual scholarship established with Carnegie Mellon University, School of Design.

In 2017, I was the keynote speaker at the AIGA St. Louis Design+Diversity conference. In 2018, I was a juror for AIGA NY Inclusion Design cALL for Ideas, the keynote speaker at Pinterest KnitCon NYC, and moderated the Ethics in Design panel at Dropbox.

My work at The New York Times

The Daily

In 2018, we launched the first-ever brand campaign for The New York Times’s flagship podcast, The Daily. You can see the full breadth of creative work Gretel NY’s site.


Sponsor a subscription

In 2017, we launched an initiative to provide free access to The New York Times for public schools in the U.S.

“The New York Times says that it has collected enough money under its new ‘Sponsor a Subscription’ program to provide more than 1.3 million high school students free and unlimited access to NYTimes.com.”

Interview with Carnegie Mellon Today

Changing Times: Alumnus Victor Ng is helping to reinvent The New York Times.

NICHOLAS CASEY, New York Times correspondent in Caracas. Photo by MIGUEL GUTIERREZ for The New York Times

My work on Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign

Designing Hillary for America

An archive of the design work from Hillary Clinton’s historic 2016 presidential election


AIGA Eye on Design

Cut the Jargon + Leave Your Assumptions at the Door: Here’s How to Truly Design For Good


AIGA Eye on Design 

Former Clinton Campaigner Victor Ng Explains How Designers Can Use Their Skills to “Do the Most Good” 


Fastco Design 

Want To Design For Social Progress? These Ex-Clinton Staffers Have Some Advice


Do The Most Good

If you’re a designer who’s interested in working with progressive organizations, check out this great resource my friends put together.


My work at Pinterest

Fastco Design

Most Creative People: Inspiration From Pinterest For Offices That Stir Creativity


More projects: Buyable Pins · Expanded gender options

Personal projects

I spent four months working with a family in a rehabilitation program for mothers and children. I met with Rasheeda and her children Rayquan, Raysha and Raheim once a week. These are my photos from my time with them. 

Raysha and Raheim, from    Home Again   .

Raysha and Raheim, from Home Again.

More projects: Single Ladies · Home Again