|Bio||Deanna began her design career in Los Angeles twenty-two years ago upon receiving a Bachelor of Arts from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. In 1995 she moved to St. Louis to open a second office for her long-time employer, Santa Monica based Douglas Oliver Design Office, to form Oliver Kuhlmann. In 2001, after a successful six year partnership, they parted ways and Deanna establish Kuhlmann Leavitt, Inc.
Today, KLI is a multi-faceted firm known internationally for its work in the built environment, brand strategy, print and new media. They manage and lead complex projects for both public and private entities throughout the United States. Along the way, many lasting relationships have been forged with clients and vendors alike. The successful results of these collaborations are evident in the work produced and the attention they have garnered.|