Jelena Dakovic

Communications Coordinator
(301) 405-9928

Jelena Đaković works on internal and external communication and outreach material for MAPP+D alumni, students and affiliates. Her duties include producing digital and print marketing/design material, maintaining the website, social media postings, and photographing school events.


Jelena grew up in Serbian, Moroccan, and American cultures which provided her a variety of perspectives and insights that guide her design process. She was brought up in an architecture and design-oriented setting, which further influenced her own vision for communication design. Her proficiency in English, French and Serbo-Croatian helps her break communication and language barriers, a common theme throughout her personal portfolio. 



Multimedia Journalism Certificate, University of Maryland, 2020

BFA, Visual Communications Design, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2016

BA, French Language and Literature, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2016