Design Director

Christian Johnston

Communicator of ideas through visuals.

Design Director

Christian communicates ideas through visuals at Native.

Christian takes our clients’ marketing challenges and finds creative solutions. He especially enjoys conveying abstract emotions into tangible materials that communicate a vision. And he’s done just that for brands like Crossroads Hotel, Homefield and POLITICO.

Outside of Native, Christian is always creating, whether it’s writing/playing music, illustrating, painting or experimenting with photography and animation.

Favorite Drink

Black coffee

Favorite Music

I like a lot of stuff and my favs change frequently. Right now I’m really into a lot of the new R&B coming out like Frank Ocean, Daniel Caesar and James Blake.

Little Known Fact

I’m an Eagle Scout. I was also in a touring metal-core band through college.