Joseph Labrecque joined CMCI as Instructor of Technology for the Department of Advertising, Public Relations and Media Design in the Autumn 2019 semester. His teaching focuses on creative software, digital workflows, user interaction, and design principals and concepts. Before joining the faculty at CU Boulder, he was associated with the University of Denver as adjunct faculty and as a senior interactive software engineer, user interface developer, and digital media designer.
Over the past decade, Labrecque has authored a number of books, articles, and video course publications on design and development technologies, tools, and concepts through publishers such as LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com), Peachpit, Apress, Packt, O’Reilly Media, and Adobe. His latest book is Learn Adobe Animate CC for Multiplatform Animations. He has spoken at design and technology conferences such as Adobe MAX, FITC, COLTT, and for a variety of creative communities both online and in smaller, regional settings.
Labrecque is an Adobe Education Leader, Adobe Community Professional, and a member of Adobe Partners by Design. He holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from Worcester State University and a master’s degree in digital media studies from the University of Denver.