Rod is an Associate Creative Director in Ogilvy & Mather's design group, 485, where he helps foster rational design thinking for each client. Outside of the agency, he enjoys reading, abstract art, playing drums, warm weather and plants. In his studio practice, he has chosen to abandon figurative image making to explore abstract compositions through drawing and collage. A propenent of visual literacy, he believes that abstract images can communicate much more effectively than non abstract images.
Pentel .7mm mechanical pencil is his favorite writing utensil.
Artisan Cellar is his favorite local eatery.
Not dancing is his favorite dance move.
Sonic Youth SYR2: Slaapkamers Met Slagroom is his favorite album.