Truly remarkable design is derived through ingenuity. We have worked hands on in almost every medium and know how to translate your brand seamlessly across a magnitude of platforms. Our designs aren’t based off trends; we create enduring brands.


We value personal connections in the digital age. We view technology as a tool, not a substitute. We bring a voice to your project and strive to create emotional connections between your brand and the consumer. Our clients aren’t just names to us, they’re our friends.


Every action should begin with thoughtfulness and consideration. We believe this to be true in design and in life. We’re constantly thinking ahead to how decisions made during the design process will effect your brand down the road. Our goal is to set you up for success now and into the future. We treat our clients with respect and your brand as if it were our own.

What’s in a name?

jordannerissa is a boutique design studio founded by owner Jordan Nerissa Testa in 2008. Jordan’s entrepreneurial spirit has always drawn her to freelance design and she took the leap to pursue her dreams by transitioning jordannerissa into a full-time business in 2016. Prior to that she spent the majority of her professional career as a Graphic Designer for a 240+ person Architecture and Engineering firm spread across 4 states. She works closely with a personal network of trusted professionals to provide expertise to your brand.

Fun fact: Jordan was named after Jordan Baker from “The Great Gatsby” and her middle name, Nerissa, is a reflection of her Greek heritage and means “from the sea.”

Jordan Testa
Creative Director/Owner

Jordan has loved art since she was little and made her mother save every drawing she ever drew (leading to months of sorting and recycling as an adult). She discovered her passion for Graphic Design through a class she took while attending Honeoye Falls-Lima High School. Jordan pursued her love for Graphic Design at the State University of New York at Fredonia were she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BFA in Graphic Design in 2008. She lives in the Greater Rochester, NY area with her husband, Rob, and their two Maltipoo sibling puppies, Apollo and Fira. She considers Graphic Design her hobby (and not her job) and also enjoys traveling, baking, cooking, good wine and reading.

design is our lifestyle.