Pamela Olszewski was born in Washington, DC and grew up in and near the city before she moved to Baltimore following her graduation from Towson University with a BA in Studio Art. She quickly became a professional illustrator and graphic designer holding positions with various studios and contractors in the Baltimore-Washington corridor. Positions included Macintosh Department Art Director, Production Coordinator and Corporate Communications Manager. Additionally she taught design software at Baltimore-area community colleges and then became an art teacher with the Baltimore Public School system. Now as a resident of Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Pamela enjoys retirement as a Professor Emeritus from Salisbury University’s Department of Art.