Integrated Media Program Overview
Gresham High School's Integrated Media Program provides students with a variety of skills and knowledge related to graphic design. Students explore the design process using industry standard software, receive training in design and layout, digital illustration, image manipulation and computer graphics. This program provides a valuable foundation for future careers in design, digital photography, electronic imaging and desktop publishing.
About the Instructor
A '96 Gresham Gopher graduate, Brad earned a BFA in Graphic Design with a minor in Marketing in 2000 from Oregon State University. After working at Nike and a small firm in Portland, Brad went back to school and earned his MAT from George Fox University. Coming home to Gresham, Brad began his teaching career at Gresham in 2003. Currently the CTE and FAPA Department Chair, Brad teaches Graphic Design, Photography and Yearbook. Since taking over the yearbook program in 2006, Gresham has earned national recognition for the past 8 years through CSPA and NSPA as one of the top yearbooks in the country. In 2017, Brad was honored by the Northwest Scholastic Press Association as the Mary Hartman Oregon Journalism Teacher of the Year. Outside the classroom, he has coached wrestling since 2002, and volleyball since 2011.
Gresham-Barlow School District's Commitment to Career Technical Education
The Gresham-Barlow School District is committed to creating high quality pathways from education to the workforce. We prioritize partnership, collaboration, innovation and leveraged resources to provide high quality programs. All Career-Technical Education (CTE) Programs in this school district are accessible to all students. The district will take steps to ensure that race, color, gender, national origin, disability, or the lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in CTE programs.