Kurtis Kracke started his education in industrial design but after taking a photography class he switched his major. He holds a Bachelors degree in fine art photography from the Kansas City Art Institute and has enjoyed an extensive 20+  year career as a professional photographer encompassing all aspects of photography from fine art to commercial. 

Kurtis is always creating and designing. He decided to finish his degree by pursuing his Master of Fine Arts in industrial design at Rochester Institute of Technology. He comes to industrial design with a desire to use creativity to solve problems.