Professor Martha Vaughan co-coordinates the Graphic Design and Illustration Program in the Media Arts & Technologies Department at Montgomery College, Rockville campus. In addition, she coordinates the Media Arts Gallery in the Technical Center. Professor Vaughan comments: “I am so grateful for the many opportunities that have come my way over the course of a long career as an illustrator, graphic designer and educator. This is a way to give a little support to some of our many talented students who are at the very beginning of their careers.”
Martha Vaughan’s illustrations have appeared regularly in The Washington Post for over thirty years as well as in regional and national magazines, newspapers and books. The digital images she creates of wildlife and nature themes have been licensed for greeting cards, posters and apparel to National Wildlife Federation, World Wildlife Fund and United States Humane Society. Martha has served as president of the Illustrators Club of Washington and chaired the Society of Illustrators 42nd Annual Exhibition in New York. She holds a BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University and an MA in Illustration from Syracuse University.