January Community Meeting
Our monthly community meetings are a place to share your thoughts and ideas, let your voice be heard, meet like-minded creatives, and build meaningful relationships. We welcome anyone to join us, our meetings are open to everyone. We hope you’ll leave feeling inspired and more connected to the Cleveland design and creative community.

Meet & Greet (6:15 - 6:30)
Introduction to AIGA & Community Meetings (6:30 - 6:45)
Community Discussion (6:45 - 8:00)
Community Announcements & Feedback (8:00 - 8:15)
Good Byes (8:15 - 8:30)

Imposter Syndrome: Struggling with feelings of inadequacy even though one is experiencing noticeable success.
Led by Emily Metzger, Commercial Photographer

Portrait by Downiest Photography

Downie Photography offers high quality photography & video services. We take pride in working with our clients to help see their vision come to life through our expertise and developed style. The atmosphere here at Downie Photo is fast paced & hard working, but always fun. We are not just taking pictures or video, but providing a unique experience for our clients! 

Emily Metzger is a Cleveland based commercial photographer & Jeff's Downie's wing woman! She specializes in lifestyle, people and fashion photography. Emily has been living & working in Cleveland for the last 8 years. She started working at Downie Photo in 2014.

Emily graduated from The Ohio University with a Bachelors of Science in Visual Communications, Commercial Photography and a minor in business administration & marketing.

While working at Downie Photo, Emily has shot & made friends with some amazing national & local clients . Just a few are BioEnterprise, Columbia Sportswear, Cleveland Magazine, Craftsman Lawn & Garden, CLE Clothing Co.,  Durango Boots, Moen, Theraband, Rocky Boots and Time for Me Catalog. 

Thursday, January 30th
6:15pm to 8:30pm

2nd Floor
The Cleveland Hostel
2090 W 25th St, Cleveland, OH 44113


Next Community Meeting Schedule 

Date: February 27th, 2020
Time: 6:15pm to 8:30pm
Location: 2nd Floor of The Cleveland Hostel/Passengers Cafe
2090 W 25th St, Cleveland, OH 44113


The monthly community meetings are a great place to get started and you don't have to be a member to attend.

There’s no better way to see what’s going on in the Cleveland creative community, get involved, and participate in shaping the chapter’s growth. Mingling starts at 6:15. See you there!

While this event is free, please register so we can notify you of any changes to this event. Thank you!
When & Where
Thu, Jan 30, 2020 6:15 PM - 8:30 PM EST
The Cleveland Hostel
2090 West 25th Street
Cleveland, OH 44113