David Conover teaches Design History & Context for the Specialized Certificate in Communication Design. David, along with his wife Celia, are co-owners of studioConover, a cross-discipline design firm specializing in marketing communication and architectural exterior consultation for the built environment. He is past-president of AIGA San Diego, the local chapter of AIGA.org. AIGA is the design profession’s oldest and largest professional membership organization for design—with 70 chapters and more than 25,000 members worldwide. Conover is also a board member of The Design Forward Alliance and The San Diego Repertory Theatre. He received a BFA in graphic design from Arizona State University.