Loetus.com is piloted by Xuanlana Nguyen, a creative professional in media arts and visual communications. An alumn of UC Berkeley, Lana received her BFA from the Art Institute of Chicago and worked with Arnold Brand Communications on the prolific 2001 Truth campaign. Since then, she has worked with a diverse set of clients that include Chicago's About Face Theatre, Relay Worldwide/Publicis, HBO Def Poet Kevin Coval, Prudential Realty, Golden Gate University, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Earthjustice, Cartoon Art Museum, UC Berkeley Haas School of Business, and other clients, local and international.
As former MarCom Manager for Zeum, a San Francisco-based media arts center for youth, Lana also harbors a strong commitment to youth arts and media culture where she worked with partners such as Pixar Animation Studios, Dic Entertainment, Cartoon Art Museum, Squidlabs & Howtoons, the San Francisco Women's Film Festival, the Israeli Consulate, SFNoir, Aardman Animation, and others.
Currently she lives and works in San Francisco with her dog Bubbha. Outside of consulting work, she devotes her time to illustration and Loetus Exchange, through which she regularly teaches art to incarcerated youth.