Joelle Riffle
  • _ is a graphic designer based in New York, developing bright and powerful visual languages.
  • _ runs a volunteer initiative for creatives called Designers Available.
  • _ is the Program Coordinator at the Parsons Scholars Program.
  • _ is interested in design opportunities.


Connecting designers with non-profits and grassroots organizations to support their missions with pro bono design work for Designers Available.

Collecting insights on design and culture, and the people and forces that impact them/they impact for as little fear. 

Archiving conversations about relationships between women and queer people at  ladybugs.

Co-organizing and and designing with Yeah, That's What She Said, which organizes women-lead events that build relationships and experiences through the arts and activism.  




Joelle Riffle is a communication designer from Cleveland, Ohio. She graduated from Parsons School of Design with a BFA in communication design in 2013. Joelle has a range of professional and creative experiences, from her time as a graphic designer at the small branding and web studio to her current role as the program administrator at the Parsons Scholars Program. Her design practice and administrative work overlaps in the desire to work from a people-focused approach to collaborate and mobilize for positive change, particularly around underrepresented populations in creative fields.

She is available for a variety of creative and design projects. She is open to client work in print, branding, and web, partnering with community organizations and non-profits, and developing interdisciplinary collaborations.

You can download her resumé here.