About + Contact


Fact: If I wasn't a designer I'd be a marine biologist.


CER - Christina Elizabeth Rodriguez

  • Visual + UI/UX

  • Lover of sharks
  • All things numbers
  • Planning my wedding
  • Neutral colors - and sometimes red
  • Making things out of paper
  • Pepperoni & jalapeño



AAF MAIP Fellow 2018

American Association of Advertising Agencies

Feb 2018



Bronze - fresh2design logo

Feb 2018


Graphis New Talent Award:

Merit − On Demand Dry Cleaning + Laundry logo

Feb 2018


AIGA Blue Ridge Flux Student Design Competition

Winner - Nutrish

Jan 2018


PRINT: Regional Design Awards

Regional Winner − The Dive Logo

Nov 2017


Most Promising Multicultural Student 2018

American Advertising Federation

Oct 2017


Adobe Achievement Design Awards

Honorable Mention − Ticonderoga Campaign

Aug 2017


Adobe Achievement Design Awards

Semi-finalist − On Demand Dry Cleaning

Aug 2017


National Student Advertising Competition:

Third − Tai Pei, Eat When You’re Hungry

Apr 2017


Graphis New Talent Award + Publication:

Silver − The Dive logo

Mar 2017


Graphis New Talent Award + Publication:

Silver − Ticonderoga Campaign

Mar 2017


AAF San Antonio Addy

Silver − Ticonderoga Campaign

Jan 2017


AAF San Antonio Addy

Bronze − Sacred Stone Video Campaign

Jan 2017



AIGA Austin: The Review - Head Chair 2018

Austin Design Week Volunteer 2017

AIGA National Conference Volunteer 2017

AIGA TXST Student Group Member 2016-Present

AIGA TXST President 2017

AIGA TXST Social Media Manager 2016-2017

AIGA Austin Member 2016-Present

TXST Ad Club Project Manager 2017

TXST Ad Club Member 2016-2017

AAF Member 2016-Present


Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

BFA Communication Design 2014 − 2017

Minor: Mass Communication Texas State

Council of Scholars

Alpha Chi National Honor Society

Dean’s List 2014 − 2017


A few different schools in Texas

Mechanical Engineering 2009 − 2012



Deutsch Inc. − Los Angeles, CA

UX + Visual Design Intern − MAIP Fellow 2018

Digital & Print work for VW & 7-Eleven

June 2018 − Present


argodesign − Austin, TX

Visual Design Intern:

Interactive Light Concept for SXSW +

Existing client work

Jan 2018 − April 2018


Leighelena Jewelry LLC −


Social Media Manager + Store Manager

Visual Designer + Product Photographer

Nov 2012 − Jan 2018


National Student Advertising Competition − 

Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

Art Director

Tai Pei, Eat When You’re Hungry Campaign

Jan − May 2017


Createathon with Alchemy Designs

Client: Treefolks − 

Austin, TX

Visual Design: Branding + Video + Assets

24-hour campaign build

Oct 2016


Freelance Graphic Designer:

·Leighelena LLC

·Northeast Independent School District

·UT Health Science Center San Antonio

·Tailored Gains Personal Training

·Reign Athletics