Three photos of Bridget Finnegan

Bridget Finnegan is a designer, illustrator and author.

Bridget spent the better part of two decades at the University of New Hampshire. As Creative Director she managed the creative staff for both the Durham and Manchester campuses. In her 16-year tenure she oversaw complete overhauls of the University’s branding, graphic identity, alumni magazine and website. In addition, her staff has set the bar for excellence in effective use of social media.

A versatile illustrator and designer, Bridget has been able to stretch her legs creatively over her career with projects including the creation of packaging, dolls, websites, maps, technical illustrations and multifaceted advertising campaigns.

She has illustrated, written and published several books under her company, Dawdle Publishing, LLC. 

Bridget has a degree in photography from Washington University and an MBA from Plymouth State University. She lives in Durham, NH with her partner, Mike Cleary.