The Speaker

Alex is a husband, father, business owner, creative director, painter, author and book illustrator. He have also worked as an editorial cartoonist, animator, and caricature artist.

He has made it his goal to demystify the creative process with as many people as possible through his highly acclaimed Creative Courage program. As a result, he is a sought-after guest speaker who has conducted his workshops and seminars for a variety of organizations and schools throughout Southern Nevada, including, the Henderson Chamber of Commerce, the Charter School Association of Nevada, SMPS Las Vegas, The American Institute of Architects Las Vegas, the American Marketing Association of Nevada, the University of Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada State College, Clark County School District, Orange Coast College, the LABMAN2014 event and many more schools and businesses throughout Nevada. This work leads to him writing his book “Creative Courage with Alex Raffi: Harnessing Your Creative Capacity.” published in April 2016.

He also wrote and illustrated “The Sheep Counting Dream” a children’s book written in rhyme about a little girl who couldn’t fall asleep the night before her birthday.

Alex is an award-winning graphic designer and editorial cartoonist and has collaborated on and illustrated “American Gestures” and “Conventional Gestures: Meaning and Methodology” and also illustrated Richard L. Epstein’s “Critical Thinking” book series as well as “The Riddles of Human Society” by Conrad L. Kanagy and Donald B Kraybill