A LITTLE BIT ABOUT CHANELLE...
Most recently, Smith-Walker was one of the designer for the 2021 College Football National Championship, making her a member of the first female design duo and first black designer for the CFB Playoffs.
Smith-Walker was named the Director of Creative Media for NC State Football in 2019 after a year as Associate Director of Graphic Design for the Baylor Bears. This makes Smith-Walker the first black female creative director in college football history.
A decorated volleyball student-athlete at Elon University, she graduated in 2015 with a B.A. in strategic communications and a minor in Digital Art. Smith-Walker is currently working toward a Master’s of Science degree in Sports Management from Southern Miss, where she previously served as a graduate assistant before becoming a Director of Digital Marketing and Creative Services of the department. Smith-Walker is an ambitious and innovative creative with 10+ years of hands on experience in handling creative projects, photoshoots, etc. Equipped with the ability to escalate brand awareness with simple, clean and edgy design that caters to the desired target audience while also humanizing the athlete.