I was named after Alex Olanov* from One Life to Live.  

I grew up in Florida, raised by a mom who was a stunt-woman at MGM and a choreographer at Disney. You could say I grew up on a different planet.

 *This is Alex Olanov

*This is Alex Olanov

 *This is me

*This is me

 *This is also me

*This is also me

 *This is also me on IG mom don't click here 

*This is also me on IG mom don't click here 


Here's my resume if you're into that kind of thing. 

 

EXPERIENCE 

Wieden+Kennedy NYC
Art Director
currently

Wieden+Kennedy NYC
Art Direction Resident
May 2017 - September 2017

Crawford Media Services
Marketing Assistant
My boss was an art-director and I discovered that I wanted his job. 
2013 - 2015

Thumb Friendly
"Senior Graphic Designer"
The reality of start-ups is that they can fail
2013

Alex McClelland Photography
I get to be my own boss
2012 - current

 

EDUCATION

VCU Brandcenter
Art Direction
2015 - 2017

UNC Chapel Hill
Journalism & Mass Communication: Editing & Graphic Design
Class of 2013

 

INTERESTING

Captain of UNC women's rowing team 2011-2013
Discovered my mango allergy while in Kenya
Ate at Bahama Breeze on my birthday for 18 consecutive years

 

INTERESTS

Raymond Pettibon
Color psychology
My one-eyed cat named Noodle
Moss