KERN Group is proud to announce the addition of Art Director, Rory Harms and Graphic Designer, Charles Lewer to their creative team. “We are excited to have both Rory and Charlie here,” KERN Group partner and Creative Director, Ann Frame Hertzog, announced. “They bring solid design skills and also add to our range of abilities that will allow us to continue to grow while taking care of our current clients. Their new ideas and creative points of view are an asset to our creative process.”
Before joining KERN, Rory was an art director at JNA Advertising in Overland Park where he was responsible for local, regional and national advertising campaigns. He also worked as a designer at Visual Fusion, Pioneer Balloon, and Wichita Sample Library.
Rory is a 3-time recipient of the Buck Family Scholarship and a graduate of Wichita State University with a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Graphic Design. A Kansas native, Rory grew up in rural Harvey county and now, with his wife Randi, calls Lawrence home.
Prior to joining KERN Group, Charles was a designer with Grandstand Sports and Glassware and a dedicated volunteer designer for Just Foods. Charles graduated with an Associates of Applied Science degree in Graphic Design from JCCC and is skilled in photography, illustration, and digital design. He grew up in Louisburg Kansas and, with his rescued puppy, resides in Lawrence.