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.

Albert Abbasse

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

David Abbott

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Jason Adams

Adjunct Faculty

Christopher Alexander

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Jason Alger M.F.A.

Associate Professor, Graphic Design Program Chair
Graphic Design
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Molly Alicki Corriveau M.F.A.

Professor
Illustration
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Marnie Assink

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Steven Barker

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Jeffrey Barney

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Mark Baron

Adjunct Faculty
Metals and Jewelry Design

Elizabeth Bartlett

Adjunct Faculty
Fashion Studies

Edward Baxter

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

Jamie Benvenuto

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Amanda Berry

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Timothy Bober M.A.

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Susan Bonner M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
Digital MediaIllustration
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David Borrink B.F.A.

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Zachary Boswell

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Christopher Brown B.A.

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Jillian Brown

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Sonja Carmichael

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Karen Carter Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Art HistoryMA in Visual and Critical Studies
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Jay Constantine M.F.A.

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

Associate Professor
IllustrationMedical Illustration
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Thomas Danckaert, Jr. M.Arch

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Israel Davis M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
Sculpture and Functional Art
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Lee Davis M.A.

Associate Professor
Interior Design
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Gayle DeBruyn M.M.

Assistant Professor, Furniture and Collaborative Design Program Chair
Furniture DesignCollaborative Design
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Adam DeKraker M.F.A.

Associate Professor, Photography Program Chair
PhotographyMaster of Fine Arts
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Peggy DePersia

Adjunct Faculty
Art Education

Scott Dickson

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Scott Dickson M.F.A.

Assistant Professor, Term Appointment
Drawing
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Kurt Dietsch

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Michael Dollar B.S.

Instructor
Digital Media
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Angela L. Dow M.Ed.

Professor
Graphic Design
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James Dow M.A.

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Kevin Downey B.F.A.

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Suzanne Eberle Ph.D.

Professor, Program Chair
Art History
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Thomas Edwards M.B.A.

Professor
Industrial Design
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Cheryl Endean

Assistant Professor
Liberal Arts & Sciences
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Susanna Engbers Ph.D.

Professor
Liberal Arts & Sciences
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Christy Ennis-Kloote

Adjunct Faculty

Tricia Erickson

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Sara Fall

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Lori Faulkner

Assistant Professor, Fashion Studies Program Chair
Fashion Studies
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Robert Ferguson

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Mark Fettig

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

William Fischer M.F.A.

Professor
Digital Media
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David Fletcher B.A

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Cynthia Ford B.A.

Adjunct Faculty
DrawingPrintmaking

Christopher Fox

Assistant Professor
Graphic Design
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Tamara Fox

Adjunct Faculty

Christopher Fredricks

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Ronald Frenzen

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Mary Ellen Fritz B.F.A.

Instructor
Interior Design
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Eleanor Gatewood B.S.

Adjunct Faculty
Photography

Danny Gaydou, II

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Andrea Gerring

Adjunct Faculty
Art History

David Gianfredi M.F.A.

Assistant Professor, Medical Illustration Program Chair
IllustrationMedical Illustration
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Charles Gilbert

Adjunct Faculty

Damian Goidich B.F.A.

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

Leah Gose M.F.A.

Assistant Professor, Photography
Photography
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Miranda Graham

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Christopher Gray

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Steven Green B.S.

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Taylor Greenfield

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Stephen Halko M.F.A.

Associate Professor, Drawing Program Chair
Drawing
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Jimmie Hanes, III B.F.A.

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Nancy Hart M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
IllustrationMedical Illustration
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Bonita Harvey

Adjunct Faculty
Art Education

Christine Haskill

Assistant Professor
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Elizabeth Hawkins

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Cory Heald

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Michael Heinz

Adjunct Faculty

Rachel Hopkins

Adjunct Faculty

Elizabeth Hubler

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Amy Johnson

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Karen Johnson-Greiner B.F.A.

Instructor
Graphic Design
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Suzanne Jonkman M.Ed.

Associate Professor
Graphic Design
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Darlene Kaczmarczyk M.A.

Professor
PhotographyMaster of Fine Arts
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Robyn Kane Haberkorn

Adjunct Faculty

Marsely Kehoe

Visiting Assistant Professor
Art History

Charles (Ned) Keller Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Megan Kellner

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Ryan Kelsey

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Wesley Kempa B.F.A.

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Milton Klingensmith

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Sarah Knill

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

John Koziatek

Instructor
Graphic Design
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Ryan Lafferty

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Ashlee Lambart

Adjunct Faculty
Photography

Rachel Lehmukuhle

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

Gary Lepsch KSD Certification

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Erik Loehfelm

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Alan Lugo

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Naomi Magallan

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Matthew Maher

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Brian Makowski

Adjunct Faculty
DrawingPrintmaking

Daniel Mancilla Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Robert (Bob) Marsh M.F.A.

Assistant Professor, Program Chair
Sculpture and Functional Art
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Taylor Mazer

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

Barbara McAnelly

Adjunct Faculty
DrawingPrintmaking

Kathleen (Kasey) McCargar M.Ed.

Associate Professor
Digital Media
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Margaret McClure

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Tara McCrackin M.Ed.

Assistant Professor, Program Chair
Interior Design
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Jon McDonald M.F.A.

Professor, Illustration Program Chair
IllustrationMedical Illustration
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Wendy McLenithan

Adjunct Faculty
Art Education

Anthony Mead

Adjunct Faculty, Printmaking Lab Technician
Printmaking

Douglas Medema

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Alyssa Menold

Adjunct Faculty

Miller Michael

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

James Miller

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Daniel Mire

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Mary Molloy

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Jonathan Moroney M.B.A.

Assistant Professor, Program Chair
Industrial Design
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Melissa Morrow

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

Bruce Mulder M.Ed.

Professor
Furniture Design
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Timothy Murphy

Assistant Professor
Industrial Design
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Kelly Muschiana

Adjunct Faculty
Fashion Studies

Michael Nashef

Adjunct Faculty
Metals and Jewelry Design

Maureen Nollette

Adjunct Faculty
Photography

Anne Norcross M.A.

Associate Professor, Visual Resource Collection Coordinator
Art History
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Sarah Nott

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Brian Olmstead

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Erin Overmeyer

Adjunct Faculty
Photography

Lynnea Page-Jenkins

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Lois Parsell

Adjunct Faculty
DrawingPrintmaking

Ryan Petrick

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Colleen Pierson

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Naomi Poel

Adjunct Faculty
Furniture Design

David Prindle

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Frank Puddy

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Boyd Quinn M.F.A.

Professor
PaintingMaster of Fine Arts
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Elizabeth Raubolt

Adjunct Faculty
Art History

Greg Reinstein

Adjunct Faculty
DrawingPrintmaking

Robin Remer-Saenz

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Phillip Renato M.F.A.

Professor, Metals and Jewelry Design Program Chair
Metals and Jewelry Design
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Steven Rierson

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Ronald Riksen M.A.

Interim Dean of the College, Professor
Graphic Design
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Sandra Ringlever M.F.A.

Professor
Illustration
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Joshua Risner

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Deborah Rockman M.F.A.

Professor
DrawingMaster of Fine Arts
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Jason Rood

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Ethan Ross

Adjunct Faculty
Photography

Sarah Rozdilski

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Charles Saylor

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Julie Schaefer-Space

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Matthew Schenk M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
IllustrationMedical Illustration
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Gypsy Schindler

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Adam Schuitema Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Liberal Arts & Sciences
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Joan Sechrist M.A.

Associate Professor
Graphic Design
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Anthony Shechtman

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

Elizabeth Shelley

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Evan Shiemke

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

Matthew Shoffner

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Amanda Sikarskie

Visiting Assistant Professor
Art History

Natalie Siminski

Adjunct Faculty
Fashion Studies

Monty Jo Simpson B.F.A.

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

Daniel Spicer

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Mark Spoelhof

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Donna St. John M.A.

Assistant Professor
Art EducationMaster of Art Education
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Marjorie Steele

Adjunct Faculty

Melissa Steelman Okenka

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

John Steiner

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

William Stough

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Gairen Tembreull

Adjunct Faculty
Medical Illustration

Karen Thelen

Instructor
Graphic Design
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Doris Thompson

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Sarah Timmer

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Cindy Todd PhD

Program Chair, Art Education Professor
Art EducationMaster of Art Education
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Judith Tuma

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Cory VanderZwaag

Adjunct Faculty
Sculpture and Functional Art

W. Shane VanOosterhout

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Yvonne VanWormer

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Margaret Vega M.F.A.

Professor
PaintingMaster of Fine Arts
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Mariel Versluis M.F.A.

Professor, Printmaking Program Chair
PrintmakingMaster of Fine Arts
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Steven Vinsons

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & SciencesPainting

Rury Vizcarra

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Brad Vredevoogd

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Ann Wassmann

Adjunct Faculty
DrawingPrintmaking

Jaimie Watson M.F.A.

Associate Professor
Sculpture and Functional Art
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Robert Wilkinson

Adjunct Faculty
Photography

Gary Williams M.F.A.

Associate Professor
Digital Media
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Michael Williams

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Travis Williams

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

Melissa Wilson

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Sara Wisnewski-Olson

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Adam Withers

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Stephanie Wood

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Sharon Woodward

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

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

Assistant Professor
Drawing
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Richard Yarhouse M.F.A.

Assistant Professor, Digital Media Program Chair
Digital MediaMA in Visual and Critical Studies
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Katelyn Ysquierdo

Adjunct Faculty

Diane Zeeuw M.F.A.

Professor, Painting Program Chair
PaintingMaster of Fine ArtsMA in Visual and Critical Studies
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