The Design Division

Michelle Hoch Henningsen

Michelle Hoch Henningsen



Adjunct Teaching Professor, Graphic Design + Design Thinking


  • BFA // Graphic Design, Bowling Green State University, 1984

  • Designer and Art director, 30+ Years of Professional Practice, 1984 – present

Currently Teaching:

ARTD 2010 Graphic Design Thinking

Michelle Hoch-Henningsen designs fully integrated programs involving a variety of mediums that creatively solve clients’ needs. She can carry projects from conceptual development to completion while considering the distribution chain and how a product goes to market. Michelle has 30+ years of agency work experience developing exciting promotional campaigns, corporate identities, point-of-purchase promotions, business-to-business internal and external communications, direct mail, and advertisements.

Michelle has worked with companies such as Owens Corning, The University of Toledo, Merillat, Discover Card, The Andersons, Dana Corporation, Commercial Aluminum Cookware, Armstrong, CertainTeed, Dow Chemical, Sears, Weyerhaeuser, Chief, and Rays Supermarkets, along with several local and national small businesses. She is consistently recognized by area, regional, and national marketing organizations through awards, and her work has appeared in national and international publications.