Frances Bates

TEQuity Services Coordinator

Growing up her dream was to become an inventor that made the world a better place. Her unique interest in both art and engineering led her to get a BFA in Industrial Design from the University of Wisconsin – Stout. She is a jack of all trades with experience in product design, graphic design, sculpture, jewelry, sewing, photography, and woodworking. Her art often reflects just how much she cares about helping others. She has a particular passion for issues of diversity, the world of dancing, and camping gadgetry. Frances is a creator of innovative solutions and inspirational artwork.

Her advice: “Be like Dory and Just Keep Swimming”

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