Patric Santerre, a native Mainer, is both an industrial designer and licensed architect with over 25 years of commercial, institutional and industrial architecture experience. Patric's portfolio includes hundreds of projects ranging from stainless steel architectural hardware and outdoor furniture that sold at Lowe's throughout North America and consumer products for the hair, pet and food appliance industries. Architecturally, he has designed residence halls for the University of Maine and University of Southern Maine, municipal pools, libraries and factory buildings. In his creative tenure, Patric has also been fortunate to share his skills and insight as a Visiting Professor of Industrial Design at the University of Illinois and currently at Southern Maine Community College. Patric earned his Bachelor of Architecture from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and his Master of Fine Arts in Industrial Design from the University of Illinois @ Champaign-Urbana.
Celeste Bard, a native Mainer, is the recipient of numerous awards and achievements including the Pennsylvania Society of American Registered Architects, and the EcoMaine Eco-Excellence ‘Individual Force of Nature’ Award. For Celeste, design, sustainability and community planning go hand in hand. She links interior architecture, product design, and material upcycling with fine art via form, texture, color and light. In accompaniment to her commercial and residential work, she has contributed her skills as a fine painter for work at the Brazilian Embassy in Washington, DC and to theater sets at the University of Illinois Krannert Center for Performing Arts. Celeste holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Parsons School of Design in New York City and The Central School of Art in London. Additionally, she has earned her Masters in Community Planning & Development from the University of Southern Maine Muskie School of Public Policy.
While consulting with ARCADIA designworkworks, Andre Clement has assisted with industrial design, architecture and graphic design projects ranging from assisting in the design of food appliances, a food cart, dog products and trade show booth for HoundSwag Inc. to modeling a corporate office building for Sterling Rope and a new Co-Worker building for Our Katahdin.
His background in product design, graphic design, UX/UI design and strategy has been developed via a deep honing of skills such as human-centered design, brand strategy and analysis, ethnographic research, manufacturing management, and 2-D & 3-D concept generation.
Today, as a designer he believes collaboration, communication, and creativity can solve the most challenging problems, and anyone can design the future with focused, positive work.
Karina Napier is an independent marketing consultant and resource manager motivated by missions that improve people’s lives. She’s consulted with ARCADIA designworks since 2017.
In 2006, she began her digital and online marketing career after completing a BA from Parsons School of Design, The New School.
Complimenting her persistent interest in marketing, she’s also a client relations strategist experienced in competitive sales, identifying market opportunities and maximizing value propositions.
Her work today examines both the online market opportunities and the internal strategies any company can utilize for leveraging assets and maximizing growth.