Instructor of art
John Kolbo began his graphic design career after graduating from Morningside College with majors in studio art and music. He worked as a designer and art director for advertising agencies in Sioux City and the surrounding area before becoming a partner and art director at RCG Advertising in Sioux City. Since then he has owned and operated his own advertising and promotional products business.
Kolbo now is a full-time instructor of graphic design at Morningside. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, he designs advertising materials for pro bono clientele.