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CVPA Faculty and Staff Directory


Jeffrey Bellantoni - Dean and Associate Professor, Art & Design
Wanda Ebright - Associate Dean; Director of Graduate Studies; and Associate Professor, Dance
Anna Fredericks - Director, Student Services
Whitney Hough - Director, Communications & Community Engagement
Karen Howard - Director, Winthrop University Galleries and Interim Director, Arts Administration Programs
Michelle Mitcham - Financial Analyst
Nicole Davenport - Assistant Director, Winthrop University Galleries
Jamilyn C. Larsen - Executive Assistant to the Dean 
Susan Sauvigne - Administrative Specialist

Arts in Basic Curriculum (ABC) Project

Christine Fisher - Director, Arts in Basic Curriculum Project
Kim Wilson - Field Services Specialist, Arts in Basic Curriculum Project
Cheryl Taylor - Business Operations Manager, Arts in Basic Curriculum Project

Department of Design

Chad Dresbach - Chair; Associate Professor of Design
G. David Brown
- Associate Professor of Design
Gerry Derksen - Professor of Design
Thomas Garner - Instructor of Design
Sangwon Sohn - Associate Professor of Design
Jason Tselentis - Associate Professor of Design
Jesse Weser - Senior Instructor of Design 

Design Adjunct Faculty

John Boatwright – Adjunct Professor of Design
Caroline Andrychowski - Adjunct Professor of Design
Ashley Cooke - Adjunct Professor of Design
Karen Howard - Adjunct Professor of Design
Deborah Dunlap - Adjunct Professor of Design
Sarah Hooper - Adjunct Professor
Callista Langhorne - Adjunct Professor of Design
Andrew Soto - Adjunct Professor of Design
Michelle Soto - Adjunct Professor of Design
Robert Vail - Adjunct Professor of Design 

Design Staff

(vacant) - Rutledge Visual Resource Center 
Stephanie Coyle - Administrative Assistant, Department of Design

Department of Fine Arts

Department Chair of Fine Arts -

Alice BurmeisterAssociate Professor of Fine Arts
Shaun Cassidy
- Professor of Fine Arts
James Connell - Professor of Fine Arts
Stacey Davidson - Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
Laura Dufresne - Professor of Fine Arts
Leah Dyjak - Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
Laura Gardner
- Professor of Fine Arts
Mark Hamilton
- Professor of Fine Arts
Michelle Livek - Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
Clara Paulino - Associate Professor of Fine Arts
Seth Rouser
- Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
Karen Stock - Professor of Fine Arts

Fine Arts Adjunct Faculty

Dylan Bannister - Adjunct Professor of Fine Arts
Kathleen Burke
- Adjunct Professor of Fine Arts
Leah Cabinum - Adjunct Professor of Fine Arts
Mike Goetz - Adjunct Professor of Fine Arts
Rhiannon Mack - Adjunct Professor of Fine Arts
Beth Melton - Adjunct Professor of Fine Arts

Fine Arts Staff

Stephanie Coyle - Administrative Assistant, Department of Fine Arts
Andrew Davis - Fine Arts Laboratory Technician and Instructor

Department of Music


Donald M. Rogers - Chair; Associate Professor of Music

Donna Guerra - Administrative Assistant / Office Manager
Jennifer McDaniel-Milliken - Music Librarian
Christopher O'Neill - Technical Director / Facilities Manager
Jon Crochet - Recording Technician


Lorrie Crochet, Director of Bands
Douglas Presley, Assistant Director of Bands


Richard Harris, Trumpet
Douglas Black, Euphonium, Tuba, Trombone
Robert Rydel, Horn
Justin Isenhour, Trombone


Jeremy Mims - Director of Choral Activities


Leonard Mark Lewis
Ronald Parks


L.H. Dickert, Jr.

Jazz Studies

L.H. Dickert, Jr.
Tracy Patterson
Adam Snow

Music Business

L.H. Dickert Jr.

Music Education

Lorrie Crochet, Instrumental
Jonathan Hall, Choral
Julia McCallum, Elementary
Douglas Presley, Instrumental
Donald M. Rogers, Choral

Music History & Music Appreciation

Ronald Parks
Ian Pearson

Jill O'Neill

Music Theory

David Batchelor
Tomoko Deguchi
L.H. Dickert, Jr.
Justin Isenhour
Leonard Mark Lewis

Music Technology

Craig Allen
David Batchelor
Ronald Parks


Douglas Presley, Conductor

Percussion & African Music

Adam Snow


Matthew Manwarren
Janice Bradner
Jennifer Austin
Lannia Broñola-Dickert
Amy Morris


Elizabeth Burns, Cello
Kari Giles, Violin
David Vergato, String Bass / Electric Bass


Craig Allen
W. Todd Geer
Corey Lovelace
Jennifer McDaniel-Milliken
Jeffrey McEvoy
Kristen Wunderlich


Neal Postma, Saxophone
Tracy Patterson, Saxophone
Deborah Loomer, Clarinet
Jill O'Neill, Flute
Hollis Ulaky, Oboe
Hilary Yost, Bassoon 

Ensembles - Instrumental 

 - Chamber Ensembles (Various)

Clarinet Choir - Deborah Loomer
Classical Guitar Ensemble - L.H. Dickert, Jr.
Composition Methods Ensemble – Leonard Mark Lewis
Flute Choir - Jill O'Neill
Horn Choir - Robert Rydel
Jazz Combos - L.H. Dickert, Jr.
Jazz Ensembles - Tracy Patterson
Jazz Guitar Ensembles - L.H. Dickert, Jr.
Mbira Ensemble - Adam Snow
Pep Band - Douglas Presley
Percussion Ensemble - Adam Snow
Piano Ensembles - Matthew Manwarren
Saxophone Quartets -  Tracy Patterson and Neal Postma
String Quartet - Elizabeth Burns
Symphonic Band - Douglas Presley
Trombone Choir - Justin Isenhour
Trumpet Ensemble - Richard Harris
Tuba/Euphonium Choir - Douglas Black
West African Drumming Ensemble - Adam Snow
Wind Symphony - Lorrie Crochet
Carolinas Wind Ensemble - Lorrie Crochet
Woodwind Qintet - Deborah Loomer

Ensembles - Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra

Douglas Presley, conductor

 - Chamber String Ensembles - Elizabeth Burns

Ensembles - Vocal 

Opera Theatre - Jeffrey McEvoy
Chamber Singers - Jeremy Mims
Chorale - Jeremy Mims
Collegiate Choir - Jeremy Mims
Opera Workshop - Jeffrey McEvoy
Opera Theatre - Jeffrey McEvoy

Department of Theatre and Dance

Daniel Gordon - Chair; Professor of Theatre
Ramona Kundl - Administrative Assistant

Zinorl Broñola - Instructor of Theatre & Dance 
Robert Biff Edge
- Assistant Professor of Theatre, Technical Director
Matt Ferrell
Assistant Professor of Theatre

Janet Gray - Professor of Theatre; Costume Designer
Stephen Gundersheim - Professor of Theatre
Sandra Neels - Associate Professor of Dance
Kelly Ozust, Assistant Professor of Dance
Anna Sartin - Associate Professor of Theatre; Scenic/Lighting Designer
Meg Schriffen - Assistant Professor of Dance, Director of Dance Program

Voice Faculty

Theatre & Dance Adjunct Faculty

Lance Beilstein - Adjunct Professor Theatre
Mia Cunningham - Adjunct Professor of Dance
Carie Ivanovski - Adjunct Professor of Theatre
Everett Johnson - Adjunct Professor of Dance
Ben Kubie - Adjunct Professor of Dance
Cheralyn Lambeth, Costume Shop Supervisor
Amanda Ling - Adjunct Professor of Dance
Stacy McConnell - Adjunct Professor of Dance
Sarah Provencal - Adjunct Professor of Theatre
Troy Scarborough - Adjunct Professor of Theatre
Lauren Suflita Skrabalak - Adjunct Professor of Dance
Ashley Suttlar-Martin - Adjunct Professor of Dance
Bethany Tuffy- Adjunct Professor of Dance

Master of Arts in Arts Administration

Karen Howard - Interim Program Director, Arts Administration Programs
Morenga Hunt - Adjunct Faculty
Cathy Rumble - Adjunct Faculty

Visual & Performing Arts Courses (VPAS)

Teresa Smith, VPAS 320 - Adjunct Faculty

CVPA Emeriti Faculty

Eugene M. Barban, Professor of Music
Jess Casey, Professor of Music
Peg De Lamater, Associate Professor of Art and Design

Robert A. Edgerton, Professor of Music
A. David Franklin, Professor of Music

Elda E. Franklin, Professor of Music
David L. Freeman, Professor of Fine Arts

Lorraine C. Gorrell, Professor of Music
W. Martin Hughes, Professor of Music

Alan M. Huston, Associate Professor of Art and Design
Katherine Kinsey, Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities

David M. Lowry
, Professor of Music
Joanne M. Lunt, Professor of Dance

Roy V. Magers, Assistant Professor of Music
William Malambri, Professor of Music

Paul Martyka - Associate Professor Emeritus, Fine Arts
Jean A. McFarland, Associate Professor of Art and Design

Mary R. Mintich, Professor of Art 

Curtis C. Sherman, Professor of Art and Design
Seymour Simmons, Professor of Fine Arts

Tom Stanley, Professor and Chair of Fine Arts
Bruce A. Thompson, Professor of Music

Phil A. Thompson, Professor of Music
Robert J. Walden, Professor of Art and Design

Alfred D. Ward, Professor of Art and Design
B. Michael Williams, Professor of Music and Director of the Percussion Program

David Wohl, Professor of Theatre and Dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts
Mary Beth Young, Associate Professor of Dance

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