Samantha Haedrich is a designer based in Portland, Maine and an Assistant Professor of Graphic Design at Maine College of Art (MECA). She provides creative direction for clients primarily within the fields of art, architecture and independent publishing. At MECA, Samantha teaches courses in professional practice, independent publishing, information design and visual identity systems. Samantha is the Co-President of AIGA Maine and is a founder of the New England Art Book Fair, a two-day event held at SPACE Gallery, which showcases artists, book sellers and small presses from across the country.