Robert McVearry

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Adjunct Professor,
Graphic Design Program
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Robert McVearry has been an educator for 30 years. His professional background is in strategic marketing, brand messaging, and visual communication. As a principal of O2 Lab, Robert directs all aspects of the studio’s work in marketing, messaging and branding, ensuring the firm's high standards are consistently upheld. Whether it’s a tech giant or a  mission-driven nonprofit, Robert delivers high-impact solutions that transform the way his clients communicate. Robert is past Vice-President of the Washington, DC Chapter of the AIGA. He is a member of Leadership Greater Washington's Class of 2013.


Current Outside Position

  • Co-founder and Executive Creative Director, O2 Lab, Inc.



BS in Advertising Design, University of Maryland, College Park


Professional Organizations

  • AIGA, the professional association for design 
  • AIGA DC Design Continuum Fund - Founding Member
  • Leadership Greater Washington