Meet Our Faculty

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Our inspiring faculty bring a wealth of talent and experience to their studios and classrooms. Thought leaders in their fields, many come from the world’s top art and design venues.

Design

Erik Brandt, Professor and Chair
Robert Algeo, Post-Baccalaureate Programs Coordinator
Jaime Anderson, Adjunct Faculty
Allen Brewer, Visiting Faculty
Ariel Carter, Adjunct Faculty
Cornelius Coons, Visiting Faculty
Greg Dickerson, Adjunct Faculty
Maura Frana, Visiting Faculty
Linda Frichtel, Associate Professor
Paul Fricke, Adjunct Faculty
Tom Garrett, Professor
Chris Hajny, Adjunct Faculty
Carrie Hartman, Adjunct Faculty
Jan Jancourt, Professor
Nick Kovatch, Adjunct Faculty
Samantha Michaels, Adjunct Faculty
Kindra Murphy, Associate Professor
Anders Nilsen, Adjunct Faculty
Lindsay Nohl, Adjunct Faculty
Alison Nowak, Adjunct Faculty
Haynes Riley, Adjunct Faculty
Barb Schulz, Professor
Lea Devon Sorrentino, Adjunct Faculty
Jasio Stefanski, Adjunct Faculty
Melodee Strong, Visiting Faculty
Jon Thomas, Adjunct Faculty
Ulana Zahajkewycz, Adjunct Faculty

Entrepreneurial Studies

Jerry Allan, Professor and Chair
Stephen Rueff, Director of BSc Program
Abbi Allan, Adjunct Faculty
Mike Heggernes, Adjunct Faculty
Kirk Horsted, Adjunct Faculty
Tom Laughlin, Adjunct Faculty
Boriana Mintcheva-Strzok, Adjunct Faculty
Susan Quakkelaar, Adjunct Faculty
Nancy Rice, Adjunct Faculty
Karen Schneider, Adjunct Faculty

Fine Arts

Howard Quednau, Professor and Chair
Graham Judd, Adjunct Faculty
Kara Andree, Adjunct Faculty
David Andree, Adjunct Faculty
Kate Casanova, Adjunct Faculty
Ed Charbonneau, Adjunct Faculty
Andy DuCett, Adjunct Faculty
John Gaunt, Associate Professor
Emily Hoisington, Adjunct Faculty
Val Jenkins, Adjunct Faculty
Brad Jirka, Professor
Michael Kareken, Professor
Maria Korol, Adjunct Faculty
Monica Larson, Adjunct Faculty
Dennis Lo, Adjunct Faculty
Jessika Madison-Kennedy, Adjunct Faculty
George Mahoney, Adjunct Faculty
Lynda Monick-Isenberg, Visiting Faculty
Don Myhre, Adjunct Faculty
Bridget O’Malley, Adjunct Faculty
Jack Pavlik, Adjunct Faculty
Natasha Pestich, Professor
Jason Ramey, Visiting Faculty
Amy Sands, Adjunct Faculty
Holly Streekstra, Adjunct Faculty
Pamela Valfer, Adjunct Faculty
Jody Williams, Adjunct Faculty

Liberal Arts

Gerald Ronning, Professor and Chair
Elissa Adams, Adjunct Faculty
Will Alexander, Visiting Faculty
Alexandra Alisauskas, Adjunct Faculty
Phil Anderson, Professor
Julie Boehmer, Adjunct Faculty
Jen Caruso, Assistant Professor
Anna Chisholm, Adjunct Faculty
Jessica M. Dandona, Assistant Professor
Gretchen Gasterland-Gustafsson, Assistant Professor
Diana Green, Adjunct Faculty
Eva Hudecova, Adjunct Faculty
Kjel Johnson, Adjunct Faculty
Megan Johnston, Adjunct Faculty
Melissa Licht, Adjunct Faculty
Frenchy Lunning, Professor
Heidi Marshall, Adjunct Faculty
Mary McDunn, Associate Professor
Margaret McGee-Newton, Adjunct Faculty
Marsha Olson, Adjunct Faculty
John Pistelli, Adjunct Faculty
Murphy Pizza, Adjunct Faculty
Thomas Pope, Professor
Erika Prater, Adjunct Faculty
Matt Rasmussen, Adjunct Faculty
Lara Rodriguez, Adjunct Faculty
Max Ross, Adjunct Faculty
Jeffrey Rubin, Adjunct Faculty
Rio Saito, Adjunct Faculty
Craig Santer, Adjunct Faculty
Damon Stanek, Visiting Faculty
John Teschner, Adjunct Faculty
Ruth Voights, Associate Professor
Tom Westbrook, Adjunct Faculty
Elisabeth Workman Brandt, Adjunct Faculty
Joline Zepcevski, Adjunct Faculty

Master of Arts

Cindy Gilbert, Director of MA Program
Arlene Birt, Adjunct Faculty
Denise DeLuca, Adjunct Faculty
Jeremy Faludi, Adjunct Faculty
Joshua Foss, Adjunct Faculty
Wendy Jedlička, Adjunct Faculty
Timothy McGee, Adjunct Faculty
Curt McNamara, Adjunct Faculty
Douglas Pierce, Adjunct Faculty
Holly Robbins, Adjunct Faculty
Dion Zuess, Adjunct Faculty

Master of Fine Arts

Tom DeBiaso, Professor and Director of MFA Program
Andy DuCett, Adjunct Faculty
Frenchy Lunning, Professor
Diane Mullin, Adjunct Faculty
Jack Pavlik, Adjunct Faculty
Haynes Riley, Adjunct Faculty
Rik Sferra, Professor
Damon Stanek, Visiting Faculty
Katherine Turczan, Professor

Media Arts

Stevie Rexroth, Professor and Chair
Ricardo Bloch, Adjunct Faculty
Bryce Bordenkecher, Adjunct Faculty
Scott Bowman, Adjunct Faculty
Daniel Dean, Adjunct Faculty
Katinka Galanos, Adjunct Faculty
David Goldes, Professor
Schell Hickel, Adjunct Faculty
Sam Hoolihan, Adjunct Faculty
J.J. Jolton, Adjunct Faculty
Hunter Jonakin, Adjunct Faculty
Jonathan Kaiser, Adjunct Faculty
Vince Leo, Professor
Nathan Lewis, Adjunct Faculty
Janet Lobberecht, Adjunct Faculty
Gudrun Lock, Adjunct Faculty
Paula McCartney, Adjunct Faculty
Patty McMeans, Adjunct Faculty
Ben Moren, Assistant Professor
Scott Nedrelow, Adjunct Faculty
Katie Nelson, Adjunct Faculty
Dave Novak, Professor
Colin O'Neill, Adjunct Faculty
Sarah Petersen, Adjunct Faculty
Josh Quigley, Adjunct Faculty
Craig Rice, Adjunct Faculty
David Sandberg, Adjunct Faculty
Dawn Schot Klotzbach, Adjunct Faculty
Tom Schroeder, Professor
Rik Sferra, Professor
Piotr Szyhalski, Professor
Eric Tretbar, Visiting Faculty
Katherine Turczan, Professor
Maranatha Wilson, Adjunct Faculty
Leo Winstead, Adjunct Faculty

MFA Mentors

Erik Brandt, Professor and Chair
Tom DeBiaso, Professor and Director of MFA Program
Howard Quednau, Professor and Chair
Stevie Rexroth, Professor and Chair
Robert Algeo, Post-Baccalaureate Programs Coordinator
Kara Andree, Adjunct Faculty
Andy DuCett, Adjunct Faculty
David Goldes, Professor
Schell Hickel, Adjunct Faculty
Jan Jancourt, Professor
Brad Jirka, Professor
Zach Keenan, Adjunct Faculty
Kindra Murphy, Associate Professor
Don Myhre, Adjunct Faculty
Jack Pavlik, Adjunct Faculty
Haynes Riley, Adjunct Faculty
Rik Sferra, Professor
Melodee Strong, Visiting Faculty
Katherine Turczan, Professor
Jody Williams, Adjunct Faculty
Karen Wirth, Vice President of Academic Affairs

Post-Baccalaureate, Graphic Design

Aaron DeYoe, Adjunct Faculty
Joshua Namdev Hardisty, Adjunct Faculty
James Johnson, Instructor
Zach Keenan, Adjunct Faculty
Kelly Munson, Adjunct Faculty
Jasio Stefanski, Adjunct Faculty

Post-Baccalaureate, Interactive Design and Marketing Online

Robert Algeo, Post-Baccalaureate Programs Coordinator
William Conrad, Adjunct Faculty
Angela Doerr, Adjunct Faculty
Erika Hutchings, Adjunct Faculty
James Johnson, Instructor
Melvin Landry, Faculty
Mark Llobera, Adjunct Faculty
Alison Segura, Adjunct Faculty
Al Spohn, Adjunct Faculty
Jasio Stefanski, Adjunct Faculty
Lizzie Wortham, Adjunct Faculty