Deborah Hayward

Deborah Hayward

Director of Marketing & Graphic Design

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Deborah Hayward

Deborah is a corporate branding and professional services marketer who brings over 15 years of experience in the areas of brand strategy and graphic design. She manages STUDIO39’s corporate marketing and communication initiatives. Uniquely, she also acts as designer for the creative process of translating brands to the built environment.

After leading the marketing and graphic design efforts for STUDIO39 for 5 years, Deborah rejoined the firm in 2017 to further position the firm for strategic growth and help clients achieve a comprehensive branding experience through identity development, environmental and integrated graphics.

Specialties: Graphic Design, Corporate Branding and Identity, Print and Environmental Graphics, Signage and Wayfinding, Corporate Communications, and Social Media.


  • BFA in Graphic Design, Indiana University


  • AIGA
  • SMPS DC (Past President, Past PR/Communications Co-Chair)
  • SMPS DC 2010 Rising Star Award
  • Moderator for NAIOP Northern Virginia Panel Discussion “Social Media Trends and Marketing Best Practices”

Fun Fact:
Deborah originally went to college to study set design for theatre, but once she took a graphic design class she was hooked and never looked back.