Nick Teachout, 28, of Clinton enjoys graphic design.
Nick is originally from Clinton. He has always been interested in art and design. He received an associate’s degree from Clinton Community College and is currently attending Ashford University on a president’s scholarship. He is majoring in computer graphic design and minoring in marketing.
For almost eight months, Nick has been working part time as a graphic designer in the composing department at the Clinton Herald.
He spends his time designing ads and covers for special sections. Nick enjoys designing covers when he can.
Nick was recently named Herald employee of the month. He said he was shocked that he was named employee of the month when he spends the least amount of time in the office. Nick enjoys his work at the Herald. He said he likes being creative and using his skills. He plans to continue in his career path and may study for his master’s degree.
When Nick is not working or in school, he enjoys playing music and spending time with friends. He recently became engaged to his girlfriend of eight years, Rheanna DiVirgilio. He also is a big fan of barbecues and a devoted Chicago Bears fan.