Tim Ogline

Tim E. Ogline is a Greater Philadelphia based writer and illustrator as well as design professional. Ogline is an alumnus of Temple University’s Tyler School of Art and has previously taught there as well as at Moore College of Art & Design. Ogline also holds an MBA from Temple University’s Fox School of Business. Ogline’s illustrations have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Institutional Investor, The Philadelphia Inquirer, the Utne Reader, Outdoor Life, Philadelphia Style, Loyola Lawyer, How Magazine, and Mensa Bulletin among others.

Ogline’s first book Ben Franklin For Beginners has been called “beguiling” by Pulitzer-Prize winner Joseph J. Ellis and “nothing short of totally brilliant” by Geekadelphia. His recent graphic novel We Survived the Holocaust (in collaboration with Frank W, Baker) has been named to the American Library Association’s YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens list and nominated as a Pop Culture Classroom Excellence in Graphic Literature Young Adult Non-Fiction Finalist. The book has been additionally called “powerfully moving” by Publishers Weekly.

  • Academic Freedom
    Academic Freedom
    Trusteeship Magazine full-page illo
  • Out of Time
    Out of Time
    Wild River CMX cover, 2024
  • Global Perspective
    Global Perspective
    Utne Reader spot illo
  • City Services
    City Services
    The Philadelphia Inquirer Opinion section, feature image
  • Cryptkeeper
    Tales from the Crypt WorldBook full-page illo
  • Running Out of Time
    Running Out of Time
    Mensa Bulletin cover, 2017
  • Running Up a Profit
    Running Up a Profit
    Benjamin Franklin's The Way to Wealth and Other Words of Wisdom
  • Tech Bubble
    Tech Bubble
    Financial Services Advisory, promo image for collateral
  • Rainy Day Fund
    Rainy Day Fund
    Institutional Investor spot illo
  • Kabbalah
    Utne Reader spot illo
  • Culture Clash
    Culture Clash