Winthrop University: College of Visual and Performing Arts - Faculty and Staff Directory
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College of Visual and Performing Arts
133 McLaurin Hall
Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
803/323-2333 (fax)

College of Visual and Performing Arts

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; Instructor 
Whitney Hough - Director, Communications & Community Engagement
Karen Derksen - Director, Winthrop University Galleries; Instructor
Michelle Mitcham - Financial Analyst
Stacy Carter - Executive Assistant to the Dean 
Susan Sauvigne - Administrative Assistant

Arts in Basic Curriculum (ABC) Project

Kim Wilson - Director, ABC Project
Kelly Hall  - Project Programs Specialist, ABC Project
Cheryl Taylor - Business Operations Manager, ABC Project

Department of Design

Karen Oremus - Interim Chair, Department of Design

G. David Brown - Associate Professor of Design
Chad Dresbach - 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 - Assistant Professor of Design 

Design Adjunct Faculty

Caroline Andrychowski - Adjunct Faculty of Design
Callista Langhorne - Adjunct Faculty of Design
Hannah Maschoff - Adjunct Faculty of Design
Paula McDonald - Adjunct Faculty of Design
Kathryn Nicholson - Adjunct Faculty of Design
Kathryn Phillips - Adjunct Faculty of Design
Zhabiz Shafieyoun - Adjunct Faculty of Design
Andrew Soto - Adjunct Faculty of Design
Ralph Voltz - Adjunct Faculty of Design  

Design Staff

Maura Conway - Administrative Assistant, Department of Design

Department of Fine Arts

Karen Oremus - Chair, Department of Fine Arts

Sara Brown - Instructor of Fine Arts
Alice Burmeister
Associate Professor of Fine Arts
Shaun Cassidy
- Professor of Fine Arts
James Connell - Professor of Fine Arts
Stacey Davidson - Associate Professor of Fine Arts
Anne Fiala - Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
Laura Gardner
- Professor of Fine Arts
Mark Hamilton
- Professor of Fine Arts
Michelle Livek - Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
Claudia O'Steen - Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
Seth Rouser - Assistant Professor of Fine Arts
Karen Stock - Professor of Fine Arts

Fine Arts Adjunct Faculty

Kathleen Burke - Adjunct Faculty of Fine Arts
Mike Goetz - Adjunct Faculty of Fine Arts
Foozhan Kashkooli - Adjunct Faculty of Fine Arts
Rhiannon Mack - Adjunct Faculty of Fine Arts
Jonathan Prichard - Adjunct Faculty of Fine Arts
Jon Roueche - Adjunct Faculty  of Fine Arts

Fine Arts Staff

Maura Conway - Administrative Assistant, Department of Fine Arts
Andrew Davis - Fine Arts Laboratory Technician; 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


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


Douglas Black - Euphonium, Tuba, Trombone
Robert Rydel - Horn
Justin Isenhour - Trombone
Marisa Youngs - Trumpet 


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
Julia McCallum - Elementary
Douglas Presley - Instrumental
Donald M. Rogers - Choral

Music History & Music Appreciation

Ronald Parks
Ian Pearson

Jill O'Neill

Music Theory

Justin Isenhour
Leonard Mark Lewis

Tomoko Deguchi
L.H. Dickert, Jr.

Marisa Youngs

Music Technology

Ronald Parks


Douglas Presley, Conductor

Percussion & African Music

Adam Snow


Matthew Manwarren
Jennifer Austin
Lannia Broñola-Dickert
Amy Morris


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


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

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 - Marisa Youngs
Tuba/Euphonium Choir - Douglas Black
West African Drumming Ensemble - Adam Snow
Wind Symphony - Lorrie Crochet
Carolinas Wind Ensemble - Lorrie Crochet
Woodwind Quintet - 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
Julianna Hane - Instructor of Dance
Marvin McAllister - Assistant 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 - Associate Professor of Dance, Director of Dance Program

Theatre & Dance Adjunct Faculty

Lance Beilstein - Adjunct Faculty Theatre
Mia Cunningham - Adjunct Faculty of Dance
Brian Drescher - Adjunct Faculty of Theatre & Dance
Carie Ivanovski - Adjunct Faculty of Theatre
Hunter Jameson - Adjunct Faculty of Theatre
Ben Kubie - Adjunct Faculty of Dance
Cheralyn Lambeth - Costume Shop Supervisor
Stacy McConnell - Adjunct Faculty of Dance
Amy Morris - Adjunct Faculty of Theatre
Sarah Provencal - Adjunct Faculty of Theatre
Troy Scarborough - Adjunct Faculty of Theatre
Lauren Suflita Skrabalak - Adjunct Faculty of Dance

Arts Administration Programs

Robert Wildman - Program Director, Arts Administration Programs; and Associate Professor

David Friedlander - Adjunct Faculty
Morenga Hunt
- Adjunct Faculty
Cathy Rumble - Adjunct Faculty

Visual & Performing Arts Courses (VPAS)

CVPA Emeriti Faculty

Eugene M. Barban, Professor of Music
Janice Bradner, Instructor of Music
G. David Brown, Associate Professor of Design
Jess Casey, Professor of Music
Peg De Lamater, Associate Professor of Art and Design
Laura Dufresne, Professor of Fine Arts
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 

Marge Moody, Professor of Fine Arts
Phil Moody, Professor of Fine Arts
Clara Paulino, Associate Professor of Fine Arts
Donald M. Rogers, Associate Professor of Music  
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
Andrew Vorder Bruegge, Professor of Theatre
Robert J. Walden, Professor of Art and Design

Alfred D. Ward, Professor of Art and Design
Annie-Laurie Wheat, Professor of Theatre
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

Last Updated: 7/3/19