where academic investigation +
christian faith +
service to others unite

Terrill Thomas MFA, Chair

  • Assistant Professor of Art (2001)
  • BFA Art Center College of Design 1992

Interactive design

Timothy Musso MFA

  • Assistant Professor of Art (2008)
  • MFA California State University, Long Beach 2007

Design, typography, printmaking, history of graphic design

Susan D. Patt, MFA
spatt@lasierra.edu
951-785-2171

Susan D. Patt MEd

  • Associate Professor of Art (1979)
  • MEd Miami University 1976

Textiles and fibers, drawing, book arts, art appreciation

rvance@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2622

Rodney Vance MFA

  • Director of Film and Television Arts (2012)
  • MFA The Catholic University of America 1988
  • MA Religion, Andrews University 1981

Script writing (WGA, TV Academy)

cspecht@lasierra.edu
(951) 785 2621

Carrie Specht MFA

  • Assistant Professor Film and Television Arts (2012)
  • MFA New York University 1998

Production (DGA)

Collaborating Faculty

Susan Elizalde-Holler

  • MFA California State University, Fullerton 2000

Ceramics, sculpture

Claudette Goux

  • MA University of California, Riverside 2005

Art history

Nic Sanchez

  • MFA Otis College of Art & Design, 2012

Photoshop, illustration, image creation, visual
communication design

Oliver Sutter

  • MFA Claremont Graduate University, 1999

Painting, drawing, topics in art history

Jerrin Wagstaff

  • MFA California State University, Long Beach 2006

Contact and Location

art@lasierra.edu

Phone: 951.785.2170
Visual Art Center, Room 105