the team

imageDESIGN has some of the most talented employees working in the Grande Prairie graphic and web design scene. Led by Nan Swanston, our team consists of people with unique specialties as well as the ability to adapt and apply their skills to all projects, big or small. More people = more ideas. It’s as simple as that! With seven members in imageDESIGN’s creative team, you’ll get designs that are refined by each person’s input and ideas. Any one of our team can help you on your projects, any time.



  • Born and raised in Grande Prairie.
  • Diploma in Business Admin & Accounting and a Visual Arts Diploma.
  • Started imageDESIGN in 2000
  • Married with 3 great kids and 2 amazing granddaughters.
  • Member of the GP Guild of Artists since 1989.
  • Loves to walk or snowshoe in the bush!


Owner/Web Developer
  • Diploma in Interactive Digital Design Studies.
  • Has been coding websites since 2003.
  • Originally from Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.
  • Enjoys craft beer and a good whiskey.
  • Occasional bass guitar player.


Graphic Designer
  • Piloted a military Airbus when she was 12
  • Has 3 amazing kids that sometimes drive her crazy.
  • Loves the sound of birds chirping in the morning.
  • Married a Frenchie who is dedicated to his family.


Graphic Designer, Sales & Marketing
  • Grew up in the Appalachian Mountains of New Hampshire
  • BS in Visual Arts / Graphic Design Concentration from Pensacola Christian College
  • Must find a local coffee shop in every town she visits
  • Stayed in Brazil for two months to design a school curriculum with a team of graphic designers


Graphic Designer
  • Originally from Vietnam
  • Moved to Calgary, Canada for her Diploma in New Media Production and Design
  • Just moved to Grande Prairie
  • Enjoys hiking with friends


Web Developer & Designer
  • Born and raised in Grande Prairie
  • Can cook minute rice in 59 seconds
  • Diploma in Graphic Design & Photography
  • Certificate in Web Design
  • Enjoys action sports and good beer (but not together)


Graphic Designer
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from the University of Lethbridge.
  • Adores her Basset Hound and Boxer
  • Makes the best dog biscuits in town.
  • Learned to drive at 10 and wanted to become a race car driver.
  • Has explored more places in the UK than in Canada.


Office Administrator
  • Born and raised in Grande Prairie
  • Loves growing houseplants
  • currently on maternity leave with her second child