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.

Jason Adams

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

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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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

Jeremy Beahan B.A.

Instructor
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Jamie Benvenuto

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Amanda Berry

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Timothy Bober

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Susan Bonner M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
Digital Media

Juli Brode

Associate Professor
Master of Architecture

Christopher Brown

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Michael Burns

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

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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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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Brian Craig

Director, Master of Architecture Program
Master of Architecture

Thomas Danckaert, Jr.

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

Israel Davis M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
Sculpture and Functional Art

Lee Davis M.A.

Associate Professor
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, Photography Program Chair
PhotographyMaster of Fine Arts
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Scott Dickson M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
Drawing

Michael Dillane M.S.

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Arts in Design

Michael Dollar

Assistant Professor
Digital Media

Angela L. Dow M.Ed.

Professor
Graphic Design
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James Dow

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Kevin Downey

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Devin DuMond

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

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

Susanna Engbers Ph.D.

Professor
Liberal Arts & Sciences
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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

William Fischer M.F.A.

Professor
Digital Media
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David Fletcher

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Cynthia Ford

Adjunct Faculty
Printmaking

Christopher Fox

Assistant Professor
Graphic Design

Christopher Fredricks

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Mary Ellen Fritz B.F.A.

Instructor
Interior Design
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Danny Gaydou, II

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

David Gianfredi M.F.A.

Assistant Professor, Medical Illustration Program Chair
IllustrationMedical Illustration
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Charles Gilbert

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Damian Goidich

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

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

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
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Elizabeth Hawkins

Adjunct Faculty
Painting

Cory Heald

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Janelle Henderson

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Amy Johnson

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Karen Johnson-Greiner B.F.A.

Instructor
Graphic Design

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
Metals and Jewelry Design

Marsely Kehoe

Visiting Assistant Professor
Art History

Charles (Ned) Keller

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Wesley Kempa

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Milton Klingensmith

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Sarah Knill

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Bryan Koehn

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

John Koziatek

Instructor
Graphic Design

Ryan Lafferty M.S.

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial DesignMaster of Arts in Design

Ashlee Lambart

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Rachel Lehmkuhle

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

Gary Lepsch

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Erik Loehfelm

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Comfort Love

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Alan Lugo

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Daniel Mancilla

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Robert (Bob) Marsh M.F.A.

Associate Professor
Sculpture and Functional Art

Taylor Mazer

Adjunct Faculty
Illustration

Kathleen (Kasey) McCargar M.Ed.

Associate Professor
Digital Media
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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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Anthony Mead

Adjunct Faculty, Printmaking Lab Technician
Printmaking

Douglas Medema

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Alyssa Menold

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Greg Metz

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

Jennifer Metz

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

Daniel Meyer

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

James Miller

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Michael Miller

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Mary Kevin Molloy

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Jonathan Moroney M.B.A.

Associate 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

Kelly Muschiana

Adjunct Faculty
Fashion Studies

Tyler Newkirk

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Maureen Nollette

Adjunct Faculty
Sculpture and Functional Art

Anne Norcross M.A.

Associate Professor, Visual Resource Collection Coordinator
Art History
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Brian Olmstead

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Lynnea Page-Jenkins

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Ryan Petrick

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

Naomi Poel

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Mary Jane Pories

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Boyd Quinn M.F.A.

Professor
PaintingMaster of Fine Arts
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Benjamin Rambadt

Adjunct Faculty
Interior Design

Phillip Renato M.F.A.

Professor, Metals and Jewelry Design Program Chair
Metals and Jewelry Design
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Rebecca Richter

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

Steven Rierson

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Ronald Riksen M.A.

Interim Dean of the College, Professor
Graphic Design
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Deborah Rockman M.F.A.

Professor
DrawingMaster of Fine Arts
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Jason Rood

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Ethan Ross

Adjunct Faculty
Photography

Christian Saylor

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Julie Schaefer-Space

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Matthew Schenk M.F.A.

Assistant Professor
IllustrationMedical Illustration

Gypsy Schindler

Adjunct Faculty
Drawing

Adam Schuitema Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Program Chair
Liberal Arts & Sciences
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Joan Sechrist M.A.

Associate Professor
Graphic Design

John Shaw

Assistant Professor
Photography

Anthony Shechtman

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

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

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

Professor
Furniture Design
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Daniel Spicer

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

Mark Spoelhof

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Donna St. John M.A.

Associate Professor
Art EducationMaster of Art Education
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Laurel Stanley

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Marjorie Steele

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Melissa Steelman Okenka

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

John Steiner

Adjunct Faculty
Graphic Design

William Stough

Adjunct Faculty
Liberal Arts & Sciences

Craig Tamlyn

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

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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Cameron Van Dyke

Adjunct Faculty
Collaborative Design

Cory VanderZwaag

Adjunct Faculty
Sculpture and Functional Art

W. Shane VanOosterhout

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

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 Vinson

Adjunct Faculty
Sculpture and Functional Art

Rury Vizcarra

Adjunct Faculty
Industrial Design

Kasey Vliet

Adjunct Faculty
Master of Architecture

Ann Wassmann

Adjunct Faculty
Printmaking

Jaimie Watson M.F.A.

Associate Professor, Program Chair
Sculpture and Functional Art
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Natalie Wetzel

Assistant Professor
Sculpture and Functional Art

Steven Wilcox

Adjunct Faculty
Furniture Design

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

Adam Withers

Adjunct Faculty
Digital Media

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 Media Program Chair
Digital MediaMA in Visual and Critical StudiesMaster of Arts in Design
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Diane Zeeuw M.F.A.

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