Karen Kringel is a Senior Vice President and Creative Director of Sentinel’s Graphic Design Department, responsible for design and production of marketing materials at both the property and corporate levels. Ms. Kringel was Studio Manager for Hewson Berlin Corporate Communications from 1990 to 1991, Assistant Art Director at Sentinel from 1989 to 1990 and Production Artist for Architectural Digest’s Promotions Department from 1988 to 1989. Ms. Kringel received a BS degree in Art from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. She has also attended The School of Visual Arts and Parsons School of Design in New York. She is a member of the American Institute of Graphic Arts.