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Wade Thurman

Associate Creative Director

It’s been said that great design is defined as what happens when your work makes other people wish they’d thought of it. To that end, Wade leaves plenty of green-eyed monsters in his wake. Wade is one of our agency’s most experienced and talented artists, with nearly two decades of experience in branding and positioning, illustration, typography and general design wizardry. He’s also an experienced art director when it comes to video and photography shoots, with a specialization in food styling. Wade joined L&S in 2000 and has won numerous awards over the years. He’s also a mentor and coach for our creative discipline, teaching designers what it means to outthink and outdo. Wade earned his BS in Graphic Design from South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD.