our studio, our people

Susie Carter

Founder/President

Be humble and kind. Guide others to leadership with a servant’s heart.

The devoted owner of Mixed Media, Susie works hard, but is always up for a good laugh. Generous and gracious, Susie runs MMC with a servant’s heart. A believer in karma and lover of strong black coffee, brain teasers, fireplaces and family time.

Hollis Roberts

Operations Director

Be brave. Love hard.

This outgoing and talkative bookworm is secretly a homebody at heart. She’s addicted to podcasts and passionate about giving time to causes. Despite being named after golfer—Hollis Stacy—as hard as she’s tried, she’s a terrible golfer.

Brannon Cox

Client Services Director

If you want to take the island, then burn your boats. With absolute commitment come the insights that create real victory.

With 14 years designing and a background in sales, Brannon is a well rounded dude. This youngest of 7 kids has a serious affinity for Mexican food, the Cowboys, and the Rangers. Most of his free time happily goes to his kids’ swim meets and football practice.

Clayton Salinas

Account Manager

Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.

Star Wars fan before it was cool again, pop culture enthusiast and Red Raider, Clayton loves going to the movies and eating a large tub of popcorn.

Melissa Dahlvig

Account Manager

The past is your lesson. The present is your gift. The future is your motivation.

With a background in law and IT firms, Melissa has had an interesting career. She adores Hawaii, the Texas Rangers, and any pasta. However, her one true love is her family: high school sweetheart husband, twins, and a mini golden doodle.

Jennifer Culp

Account Manager

Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass but learning to dance in the rain.

A proud UNT marketing grad with a background in the multifamily industry, this former cheerleader has worn a lot of hats! For Jennifer, the real key to happiness is coffee, powdered donuts, and going on adventures with her high school sweetheart and their mini Aussies, Lovely and Honey.

Meriah Kotary

Account Manager

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

Meriah is a die hard NBA fan, go Chicago Bulls! Born and raised in Upstate NY, this music lover can usually be found in the gym deadlifting to some tunes. The amount of caffeine she consumes might be extreme, but she’s always alert – guaranteed.

Austin Yoder

Marketing Manager

In every walk with nature, one receives for more than he seeks.

This Kiowa tribe member from Oklahoma has a passion for traveling the world. She enjoys living a happy and healthy lifestyle, cheering on the Dallas Mavericks, and hanging out with her dog, Diddy.

Savannah Sailer

Traffic Coordinator

The courage to speak must be matched by the wisdom to listen.

When Savannah isn’t winning at cornhole, she enjoys a good workout and exploring with her pup Millie. She also loves a good margarita, learning new things and anything that involves sunshine.

Karen King

Accounting

Be yourself. People do not have to like you, and you don’t have to care.

If Karen isn’t spending time with her kids and husband, she’s probably running or at the beach. She loves Mexican food, chocolate chip cookies, and cats.

Sally Penaranda

Administrative Coordinator

Learn from your mistakes.

Mother to a spoiled basset hound nicknamed ‘princess,’ Sally loves roller coasters, donuts, and bacon.

Liz Radtke

Creative Director

Growth is a process. You gain, you lose, you cry, you grow, you learn, you try, you fail, but you keep trying.

Liz has a heart of gold and crazy ninja focus. An artistic wizard with a passion for solving problems, dinosaurs, and saving the planet. Liz is a disciplined vegan with a secret addiction to seaweed snacks.

Lindsey Bailey

Senior Graphic Designer

Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing.

Animal lover and coffee connoisseur, she dreams of the mountains and a good book. Lindsey is a design mastermind and the twin of Leisa Bailey Halliburton.

Leisa Bailey Halliburton

Senior Graphic Designer

My mother, my confidence.

If you see a painting of a monster in the office, it is probably by Leisa. Art, coffee, pets, and books hold a key to her heart. She is twin to Lindsey Bailey.

Brendan Burling

Lead Branding and Architecture Designer

Not the victory but the action; Not the goal but the game; In the deed the glory.

Night owl, sports fan, ironic bad movie watcher, and 90s cartoons connoisseur. He’ll beat you at any board game, if he can decide which one to play first.

Richard Lovelace

Lead Visual Effects Designer

The world always seems brighter when you’ve just made something that wasn’t there before.

Richard loves biking, video games, Magic the Gathering, Doctor Who, and burritos. A burrito loving, spell slinging, Whovian if you will.

Hiba Shahabuddin

Graphic Designer

Ideas are not epiphanies; they’re connections you make when what you have meets what you’re looking for.

This former scientist gone rogue studied biology, but her true passion is art. Hiba’s a big hockey fan and one of her favorite things to do is bake with her sisters. If you’re lucky, you can get into a debate about movies & TV shows with her.

Moritz Zimmer

Lead Developer

You cannot not communicate.

Multi-talented Moritz loves learning new things, from technology to the creative. In his spare time, he creates typefaces, art, and writes music. Listening to his health conscious side, he bikes to work and enjoys running or going for a walk.

Veda Mettem

Computer Programmer and Software Architect

Don’t tell people your plans, show them your results.

Under his quiet exterior, Veda is an incredible web development mastermind. His powerful and unique skills take MMC’s websites to the next level.

Bryan Sammon

System Administrator and Web Developer

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.

Probably one of the kindest guys we know, Bryan is a seriously awesome web guru. This problem solver extraordinaire is always smiling and radiating positivity.

Kate Harper

Marketing Strategist

If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you.

This life-long soccer aficionado can be found with black coffee in the morning and cabernet in the evening. She’s always on the go, traveling, running, working out, and spending time with family and friends.

Dylan Walker

Digital Marketing Coordinator

Lose yourself in the moment. You own it, you better never let it go. You only get one shot.

When this guy isn’t winning national awards for jingles, he’s enjoying a cold La Croix or obsessing over indie films. He loves spending time with this lovely wife Cassie and their precious daughter Magnolia.

Paul Phillips

Photo/Video Producer

Believe you can and you’re halfway there.

Lover of the great outdoors, Paul enjoys traveling with his family and photography. If he’s not cooking Cajun or Tex-Mex, you can find him dominating the Links or watching movies.

Ivy Cole

Intern

Work hard and be kind.

Lover of animals, laughter, and all things creative, this UNT design student is always on the go and looking for new things to learn. She has an athletic background and has goals to see the world.