Pam Pease

Founder, Paintbox Press LLC and Director, Kids Design Collaborative, Inc.

Pam Pease is a design entrepreneur, educator and researcher with a focus on creative risk-taking and innovation in K20 learning ecosystems. She holds a Ph.D. in Design (2018) and has 20+ years of experience as a design practitioner in the fields of fashion and graphic design. As founder of Paintbox Press, Pam creates books intended to introduce the next generation of aspiring young creatives to the world of design. She has taught studio courses at NCSU College of Design and UNC-Chapel Hill as well as various design camps and museum workshops targeted to middle and high-school students.