Certificate program faculty
Sessions Certificate program faculty members are industry-leading artists and designers who bring together decades of professional and educational experience to deliver excellent courses and online instruction. They are recruited for their knowledge of the industry and excellence in creating and teaching design.
Certificate Program Department Heads
Kristen Becker – Advertising Design
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Piper Nilsson – Web Design
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Margaret Penney – Multimedia Arts
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Jordon Schranz – Fine Arts
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Andrew Shalat – Graphic Des/Dig Arts
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Certificate Program Instructors
Bruce Bicknell – Multimedia Arts
Bruce is a writer, instructor, illustrator, animator, Web designer, video editor, and marketing pro.
Jeremy Bratt – Graphic Design
Jeremy is a UK based brand designer, consultant, and account director of October Design.
Fiorella Carretti – Fine Arts
Fiorella is a sculptor, textile artist, and art educator originally from Florence, Italy.
Joe Casabona – Web Design
Joe is a Web developer, author, and teacher who focuses primarily on WordPress and mobile development.
Russell Chun – Multimedia Arts
Russell is a Flash author, teacher, and educational multimedia developer.
Annika Connor – Fine Arts
Annika is a watercolor artist whose work depicts a fascination with beauty and decadence.
Geoph Essex – Multimedia Arts
Geoph is a Web and multimedia developer, programmer, animator, and educator.
Todd Gantzler – Game Art
Todd is a 2D and 3D computer graphics artist and educator.
Catherine George – Web Design
Catherine is a digital media designer, developer, and instructor.
Jennifer Gutterman – Game Art
Jennifer is a 3D artist, concept designer, and educator.
Michael Hamm – Digital Arts
Michael is a Senior Visual Designer and Web developer.
Lyndsey Lesh – Illustration
Lyndsey Lyndsey Lesh is an artist and illustrator.
Boris Margolin – Graphic Design
Boris is a logo, branding, and Web specialist with his own design company.
Greg Marlow – Digital Media
Greg is a freelance animator and digital artist.
Ken Milburn – Digital Arts
Ken is a professional photographer and leading expert in digital photography.
Jessica Peltz – Graphic Design
Jessica is an experienced creative director.
Jose Ramos – Graphic Design
Jose is an Adobe Certified Design Master with his own design and consulting studio in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Hannah Shaffer – Web Design
Hannah is a Web and game designer.
Nathaniel Stein – Game Art
Nathaniel is a 3D artist, writer, and Maya expert.
Taz Tally – Digital Arts
Taz is an industry-leading author and educator in pre-press and color correction techniques.
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