Karen Shuster designs, develops, and maintains custom websites across many units at UCSF, built on Drupal or WordPress platforms. She also trains staff, as needed. For many divisions, she provides marketing support, including brochures and business cards and creates visual branding for large scientific symposia and conferences, including web sites, digital signage, programs, stage banners, slides, table materials, posters, Mailchimp announcements, and more. Additionally, she provides professional photography of faculty members and staff, conferences and events, and procures eclectic images for website visuals.
She is both a communications advisor and designer / technical implementer, and is responsible for upholding the UCSF identity guidelines, while creating individualism for a division or project.