Meet Our Team

Amanda Pasket


Amanda Pasket graduated with a BFA in Graphic Design from Upper Iowa University. Passionate about providing opportunities for growth and development, Amanda is currently enrolled at UIU in the MBA program for Organizational Development. As a graphic designer for more than twenty years, Amanda provides entrepreneurs, businesses, and nonprofits with guidance on how to best visualize and communicate their brand’s messages. 

Josh Hennessee

Director of operations

Josh Hennessee is a recent graduate from Northeast Iowa Community College with a degree as a Veterinary Technician. He also has a background in mechanical engineering, business, finance, and marketing. Josh is passionate about art, design, and has a high level of empathy which is responsible for his excellent level of customer service and support.

Haylie Smith


Haylie Smith is a current student at Upper Iowa University working toward a double-major in graphic design and marketing. Haylie began at The Visual Element as an intern and continues to provide design and marketing services while attending school.