Andrea Leksen


Type designer, graphic designer, and educator Andrea Leksen serves clients through her studio, Leksen Design. She invests in the world of typography through font releases, speaking engagements, and publications. Currently, she teaches design and typography at Western Washington University, and previously taught at Cornish College of the Arts and Seattle Pacific University. Ms. Leksen’s font releases include Nordeco, Nordique, and Bemis and clients include LEGO, Tableau, Providence Medical Foundation, Chateau Ste Michelle, and Symetra Financial. In-between font releases, she is most likely found gardening, parenting, sailing, or tango dancing.


Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, University of Dundee, Scotland

BA, Arts Administration (cum laude)
Whitworth University