A queer design warrior, Billy Jo infuses their creative concepts and designs with a marked perspective ideal for working with our progressive brands, organizations, and issue advocacy groups. As an artist, they primarily focus on mixed media and illustration that celebrate queer issues and subject matter. Bullied in their adolescence for being gay, the passion propelling Billy Jo’s work is intense and led to several awards in their young career. As a professional at Fifth Influence, they channel this same intensity, dedication, and style into their work for our clients.
Billy Jo is a graduate of Edinboro University. They received a BFA in Applied Media Art with a concentration in graphic and interactive design and minors in both art history and printmaking. They reside in Pittsburgh, PA and is a LGBTQ activist.