Catherine Casalino has been an Art Director and Designer in book publishing since 2003. She currently runs her own multidisciplinary studio, Casalino Design, based in New York City. Catherine began her career at Rodrigo Corral Design and has worked in-house at Simon & Schuster, Random House, Regan Arts, and Grand Central Publishing, where she oversaw the Twelve list. 

Her work has been recognized by AIGA, Print Magazine, the Type Directors Club, Communication ArtsEye Magazine, and the New York Book Show. She is a Competition Chair for the Type Directors Club 64th Annual Competition for 2018, and served as a judge for The Association of American University Presses annual Book, Jacket, and Journal Show for 2017. She also is a guest lecturer at The School of Visual Arts and Pratt Institute in New York City.