Faculty Directory

Meet the KCAD faculty.

Our team consists of accomplished professionals who devote their work days to making sure our students and school stay successfully ahead of every curve. They are experts in their fields and have years of combined experienced.

David Abbott

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Jason Alger M.F.A.

Professor
Graphic Design
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Molly Alicki Corriveau M.F.A.

Professor
Illustration
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Stephen Allie

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Mark Baron

Adjunct Faculty
Metals and Jewelry Design

Edward Baxter

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

Jeremy Beahan B.A.

Instructor
General Education

Jamie Benvenuto

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Timothy Bober

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Susan Bonner M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
Digital Art and Design

David Borrink B.F.A.

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Jessica Bradham

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Art and Design

Christopher Brown

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Art and Design

Michael Burns

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Lynnann Byars M.S.

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Sonja Carmichael

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Karen Carter Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Art HistoryMA in Visual and Critical StudiesMaster of Arts in Design
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Kimberly Clark

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Jay Constantine M.F.A.

Professor
PaintingMaster of Fine Arts
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Patti Constantine M.F.A.

Professor
IllustrationMedical Illustration
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Brian Craig

Director, Master of Architecture Program
Master of Architecture

Thomas Danckaert, Jr.

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

Lee Davis M.A.

Associate Professor, Program Chair
Interior Design
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Gayle DeBruyn M.M.

Associate Professor, Furniture and Collaborative Design Program Chair
Furniture DesignCollaborative DesignMaster of Arts in Design
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Adam DeKraker M.F.A.

Professor
PhotographyMaster of Fine Arts
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Scott Dickson M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
Drawing

Michael Dollar

Assistant Professor
Digital Art and Design

Angela L. Dow M.Ed.

Professor
Graphic Design
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Kevin Downey

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Suzanne Eberle Ph.D.

Professor
Art History
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Thomas Edwards M.B.A.

Professor
Industrial Design
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Cheri Endean MFA

Assistant Professor
General Education
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Susanna Engbers Ph.D.

Professor
General EducationMA in Visual and Critical Studies
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Sara Fall

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Lori Faulkner

Assistant Professor, Fashion Studies Program Chair
Fashion Studies
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James Finazzo

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

William Fischer M.F.A.

Professor
Digital Art and Design
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David Fletcher

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Christopher Fox

Assistant Professor
Graphic Design

Mary Ellen Fritz

Assistant Professor
Interior Design
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Danny Gaydou, II

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Damian Goidich

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

Leah Gose M.F.A.

Assistant Professor, Program Chair
Photography
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Denis Granda

Adjunct Faculty
Furniture Design

Tatsuki Hakoyama

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Stephen Halko M.F.A.

Associate Professor, Drawing Program Chair
DrawingMaster of Fine Arts
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Jimmie Hanes, III

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Nancy Hart M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
IllustrationMedical Illustration

Christine Haskill

Assistant Professor
General Education

Elizabeth Hawkins

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Cory Heald

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Art and Design

Claire Helakoski

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Janelle Henderson

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Karen Johnson-Greiner B.F.A.

Instructor
Graphic Design

Suzanne Jonkman M.Ed.

Associate Professor
Graphic Design
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Charles (Ned) Keller

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Elizabeth Keslacy

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

Rhonda Kessling

Assistant Professor
Art History

Milton Klingensmith

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Art and Design

John Koziatek

Instructor
Graphic Design

Ryan Lafferty M.S.

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial DesignMaster of Arts in Design

Gary Lepsch

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Erik Loehfelm

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Comfort Love

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Art and Design

Daniel Mancilla Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Mike Marmo

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Robert (Bob) Marsh M.F.A.

Professor
Sculpture and Functional Art

Deborah Mattson

Adjunct Faculty
Furniture Design

Taylor Mazer

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

Kathleen (Kasey) McCargar M.Ed.

Associate Professor
Digital Art and Design
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Tara McCrackin M.Ed.

Assistant Professor
Interior Design
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Michael McCulloch Ph.D., AIA

Assistant Professor
Master of Architecture
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Jon McDonald M.F.A.

Professor
IllustrationMedical Illustration
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Douglas Medema

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Daniel Meyer

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Michael Miller

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Jonathan Moroney M.B.A.

Associate Professor, Program Chair
Industrial Design
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Kelly Muschiana

Adjunct Faculty
Fashion Studies

Tyler Newkirk

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Anne Norcross M.A.

Professor, Program Chair, Visual Resource Collection Coordinator
Art History
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Heather O’Connor

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Brian Olmstead

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Art and Design

Colleen Pierson

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Claudia Pimental

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Carly Plank

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

David Prindle

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Art and Design

Boyd Quinn M.F.A.

Professor
PaintingMaster of Fine Arts
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Phillip Renato M.F.A.

Professor, Metals and Jewelry Design Program Chair
Metals and Jewelry Design
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Ronald Riksen M.A.

Professor
Graphic Design
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Deborah Rockman M.F.A.

Professor
DrawingMaster of Fine Arts
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Julie Schaefer-Space

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Matthew Schenk M.F.A.

Assistant Professor, Program Chair
IllustrationMedical Illustration

Adam Schuitema Ph.D.

Professor, Program Chair
General Education
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Joan Sechrist M.A.

Associate Professor, Graphic Design Program Chair
Graphic Design

John Shaw

Assistant Professor
Photography

Anthony Shechtman

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Elizabeth Shelley

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Monty Jo Simpson

Assistant Professor
Furniture Design
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Vyana Slattery M.F.A.

Professor
Furniture Design
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Sarah Slattery

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Stefanie Snider Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Art History

Donna St. John M.A., M.F.A.

Professor
Art EducationMaster of Art Education
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Marjorie Steele

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Melissa Steelman Okenka

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

William Stough

Adjunct Faculty
General Education

Karen Thelen

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Olivia Timmons

Assistant Professor
Printmaking

Cindy Todd PhD

Program Chair, Art Education Professor
Art EducationMaster of Art Education
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W. Shane VanOosterhout

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Art and Design

Margaret Vega M.F.A.

Professor
PaintingMaster of Fine Arts
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Kathryn Verrill

Adjunct Faculty
Metals and Jewelry Design

Mariel Versluis M.F.A.

Professor, Printmaking Program Chair
PrintmakingMaster of Fine Arts
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Steven Vinson

Adjunct Faculty
Sculpture and Functional Art

Jaimie Watson M.F.A.

Professor, Program Chair
Sculpture and Functional Art
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Natalie Wetzel M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
Sculpture and Functional Art

Robert Wilkinson

Adjunct Faculty
Photography

Michael Williams

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Art and Design

Therese Williams

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Adam Withers

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Art and Design

Stephanie Wood

Adjunct Faculty
Fashion Studies

Danielle Wyckoff M.A. and M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
Drawing
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Richard Yarhouse M.F.A.

Assistant Professor, Digital Art and Design Program Chair
Digital Art and DesignMA in Visual and Critical StudiesMaster of Arts in Design
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Diane Zeeuw M.F.A.

Professor; Painting, MA in Visual and Critical Studies Program Chair
PaintingMaster of Fine ArtsMA in Visual and Critical StudiesMaster of Arts in Design
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