Andrew Banta is the graphic designer for the Center for Food and Agricultural Business. In this role, he develops concepts and designs for all of the center’s marketing pieces and educational materials. Prior to joining the center in 2019, Andrew had seven years experience as a web communications specialist in Purdue’s Agricultural Communication department. He also previously worked as a graphic and web designer for Ezra Distributing in the Purdue Research Park.
Andrew graduated from Purdue University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Graphics Technology and a minor in Organizational Leadership and Supervision before continuing his education specializing in computer animation. In 2012 he earned a Certificate in Advanced Studies in Character Animation from Animation Mentor, an online school based out of Emeryville, CA.
Outside of the center, Andrew has recently become a new dad, which seems to take up every bit of his free time. Nevertheless, he wouldn’t trade it for the world.