University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design
Areas of Special Competence
Commercial Printing Prepress
Years Experience: 32
Diane Yamamoto joined the HHF Planners team bringing years of experience in providing support graphics for planning, landscape architecture, environmental, and engineering projects, as well as in designing marketing materials and public outreach project collateral pieces. Working with project managers to fine tune their ideas into visual products, she is accomplished in the preparation of report and presentation graphics, including the design and layout of documents, display boards, brochures, mailers, stationery, and signage. Along with her design abilities, Diane has been able to utilize technical skills as well, integrating GIS data and tools in the graphics environment to produce maps with files that retain geographic attributes. Her background also includes work in prepress at a commercial printing company, where proficiency in a variety of graphic software was essential in reviewing and preparing client files for the offset press and digital printing.