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Faculty Profiles

Cher Cornett

Cher Cornett has been working professionally as a graphic designer and illustrator for over 25 years and has been involved in developing interactive multimedia products for over 15 years, including pioneering work in... (Read more. See more.)

David Dixon

David Dixon received a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Tennessee with a focus in Communication Design and Illustration. Prior to joining the ETSU Art & Design faculty in 1989, David worked as... (Read more. See more.)

Todd Emma

Todd spent several years in Fort Lauderdale, FL where he operated his design studio “Voodoo Designs” and taught at the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale. He later become the Director of Marketing and Web Design... (Read more. See more.)

Marty Fitzgerald

To his great surprise, Marty finds himself teaching at ETSU’s Digital Media Center after spending 15 years working in the San Francisco area. He earned two music degrees and owned Pixelworks, Inc., a graphics and... (Read more. See more.)

Mira Gerard

Mira Gerard, associate professor of painting, holds a master's of fine arts in painting and drawing from the University of Georgia in Athens, and a bachelor's of fine arts in painting from Indiana University in... (Read more. See more.)

Travis Graves

Travis Graves has been a faculty member in the Department of Art and Design at ETSU since 2005. He attended Iowa State University as an undergraduate where he received the BFA in drawing, painting, and... (Read more. See more.)

Mindy Herrin

Mindy Herrin, originally a Texas-based artist, received her MFA from Indiana University in 2002. She now teaches metalsmithing and jewelry design in the Department of Art and Design... (Read more. See more.)

Jonathan Hounshell

Jonathan Hounshell holds two degrees in fine art and graphic design from Virginia Intermont College, and an M.F.A in Studio Art from East Tennessee State University. In his fine art, Jon is continually exploring... (Read more. See more.)

Shara Lange

Shara K. Lange is an Assistant Professor and Division Head in the Radio/TV/Film division in the Department of Communication. Lange is founder and director of Light Projects: Documentary/Art/Community.... (Read more. See more.)

Patricia Mink

Patricia Mink is an Associate Professor of Art, and head of the Fibers program in the Dept of Art & Design at ETSU. Her work has been exhibited in national and international exhibitions, and has appeared in Surface... (Read more. See more.)

Catherine Murray

Catherine Murray has been teaching sculpture at ETSU since 1995; over the years the sculpture program has grown into a strong component of the Department of Art and Design. Catherine is interested in working both... (Read more. See more.)

Ralph Slatton

Ralph Slatton is Professor in charge of Printmaking at ETSU, Department of Art and Design. He began his position in 1990 and presently teaches drawing fundamentals, intro to prints, intaglio, lithography... (Read more. See more.)

Andrew Scott Ross

Andrew Scott Ross received his MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. By intersecting biological and archaeological themes with personal and primitive mythology, Andrew's art practice explores... (Read more. See more.)

James Wronecki

James comes to us via Atlanta and Philadelphia where he was a Graphic Design instructor at The Art Institute of Atlanta and an Industrial Design adjunct professor at The Univeristy of the Arts and Philadelphia University... (Read more. See more.)