Julia Frenkle

Julia Frenkle Creative Director | Digital

Julia graduated with a BFA in graphic design from Massachusetts College of Art and Design, received a MA in Integrated Marketing Communications at Emerson College, and studied in the user experience program at Bentley University. Before starting Opus, she served as an art director at Monitor Group in Cambridge, MA.

Lily Robles Creative Director | Branding

Lily joined Opus Design after 22 years of design and production at Monitor Group in Cambridge, MA where she was the Global Design Manager and then later the Design Studio Art Director. At Boston College, she earned two BAs in English and Philosophy with a minor in Art History. Lily received a writing/copy editing certificate from Emerson College in 2012.

Levon Kurkjian

Levon Kurkjian Brand Strategy Director

Levon delivered many successful marketing strategy projects for Fortune 500 clients at Monitor Group. He also has industry experience leading significant sales and brand awareness growth as VP of Marketing of Kettle Cuisine and President of Signature Breads. Levon earned an MBA from Boston College and a BS from Babson College.

Skadi Gidionsen UX & Digital Director

Skadi joined Opus with over 15 years experience in digital marketing, architecting and optimizing websites. With a UX Certificate from Bentley University, Skadi is passionate about creating the best possible user experience.

Ellery Curran Art Director | UX & Web Design

Ellery graduated with a BFA in graphic design from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. She also gained much of her technical education while she studied at Rochester Institute of Technology and Parsons The New School for Design.

Emily Knapp

Emily Knapp Sr. Graphic Designer | Information Design

Emily graduated with a BFA in graphic design from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Emily specializes in infographics and the visualization of complex data. She has designed hundreds of graphics for Harvard Business Publishing and other organizations.

Casey McGee Sr. Graphic Designer | Graphic Illustration

Casey received her BFA in graphic design from Massachusetts College of Art and Design and specializes in graphic illustration. Her skills are demonstrated in print and web design as well as identity work.

Yuriy Mantulin

Yuriy Mantulin Software Engineer

Yuriy holds a master’s degree in computer engineering from Chernivtsi National University, Ukraine. He gained his work experience in IT and software engineering at Yukon Software LTD where he worked as a software engineer.

Heidi Scammon Graphic Designer

Heidi joined Opus after graduating from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design with her BFA in Graphic Design. Her primary interests are in web design and branding.

Kim LĂȘ Graphic Designer

Kim graduated from The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY, with a BFA in Graphic Design. She is passionate about branding, illustration, animation and UX design.

Amy Bacon

Amy Bacon Bookkeeper & Office Manager

Amy joined Opus in 2013 as our bookkeeper and has since become an invaluable member of the team managing office activities.

Kalman Zabarsky

Kalman Zabarsky Photographer

Opus works with freelance photographer Kalman Zabarsky on photo assignments for print and web. Before freelancing, Kal was a photographer at BU for 40 years. His photographs have been essential in defining Boston University publications. Kal also produced photographs for the Boston University Academy (high school) and the Learning Center at BU’s School of Education.