Faculty & Staff

  • Fashion School Director, Dr. Louise Valentine
    Director, Professor
    lvalent9 [at] kent.edu
    226C Rockwell Hall
    330-672-2838
  • James Ahmad
    Manager, IT
    jahmad [at] kent.edu
    334 Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-5817
  • Florence Professor Simone Anselmi
    PT Faculty, Florence Campus, Italy
    simanselmi [at] gmail.com
  • Michael Arbino, Academic advisor
    Academic Advisor
    330-672-7631
    222D Rockwell Hall
    fdm-advisor@kent.edu
  • Joanne Arnett
    NTT - Assistant Professor
    jarnett4 [at] kent.edu
    218V Rockwell & 124C MACC Rockwell Hall
    (330) 672-0372
  • Fabrizio Babino of the NYC Studio
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    fbabino [at] kent.edu
  • Kerry Jo Bauer
    NTT - Assistant Professor
    330-672-4645
    124D MACC Annex Gym Annex
    kbauer5@kent.edu
  • Margarita Benitez
    TT - Associate Professor
    mbenitez [at] kent.edu
    218A Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0170
  • Gargi Bhaduri, Ph.D.
    TT - Assistant Professor
    gbhaduri [at] kent.edu
    218H Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0197
  • JR Campbell
    Professor
    jrcamp [at] kent.edu
    146 Cartwright Cartwright Hall
    330-672-0192
  • Melissa Campbell
    NTT - Assistant Professor
    mcampb47 [at] kent.edu
    124D MACC Annex Gym Annex
    (330) 672-4645
  • Laura Caparanis
    Academic Advisor
    330-672-0178
    222B Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    fdm-advisor@kent.edu
  • Lyn Caponera of the NYC Studio
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    lcaponer [at] kent.edu
  • Professor Betsy Carr
    NTT - Senior Lecturer
    ecarr3 [at] kent.edu
    124A MACC Annex Gym Annex
    330-672-0024
  • Chanjuan Chen
    TT - Assistant Professor
    cchen48 [at] kent.edu
    222G Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0459
  • Fashion School Assistant Professor Ellie Cho
    TT - Assistant Professor
    bcho [at] kent.edu
    Room 218J Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0546
  • Lauren Copeland
    TT - Assistant Professor
    lcopela6 [at] kent.edu
    218B Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0498
  • Fabio Corsini - Florence, Italy
    PT Faculty, Florence Campus, Italy
    fcorsini [at] kent.edu
  • Tamara Cullen
    Part-time Instructor
    tdavis2 [at] kent.edu
    124E MACC Annex Gym Annex
    (330) 672-4645
  • Paula Dancie
    NTT - Associate Lecturer
    pdancie [at] kent.edu
    223 Terrace Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0189
  • Fashion School Associate Professor, Dr. Tameka Ellington
    TT – Faculty Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives & Associate Professor
    tellingt [at] kent.edu
    330-672-4646
  • Glenn Go of the NYC Studio
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    ggo [at] kent.edu
  • Trista Grieder
    NTT - Associate Lecturer
    twamsle1 [at] kent.edu
    124C MACC Annex Gym Annex
    330-672-0196
  • Barbara Guarducci - Florence, Italy
    PT Faculty, Florence Campus, Italy
    bguarducci [at] gmail.com
  • Dave Hahn
    Part-time Instructor
    dhahn2 [at] kent.edu
    218T Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    (330) 672-4645
  • Interim Director, Dr. Kim Hahn
    TT – Professor & Study-Away Program Coordinator
    khahn6 [at] kent.edu
    218C Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-1453
  • William Hauck
    TT - Undergraduate Program Coordinator & Assistant Professor
    whauck [at] kent.edu
    226E Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0135
  • Nicole Holley of NYC Studio
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    nhorsfor [at] kent.edu
  • Jackie Hughes - NYC Studio profile pic
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    jhughe17 [at] kent.edu
  • Patrick Hughes of the NYC Studio
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    phughe13 [at] kent.edu
  • Ja Young Hwang
    TT - Assistant Professor
    jhwang5 [at] kent.edu
    222F Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0396
  • Fashion School Professor, Dr. Jonghan Hyun
    TT - Assistant Professor
    jhyun [at] kent.edu
    218E Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-9425
  • Jihyun Kim, Ph.D.
    TT - Graduate Program Coordinator & Professor
    jkim55 [at] kent.edu
    226B Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-1473
  • Patricia Kinsella
    PT Faculty & On-site Coordinator, Fashion Program; Florence Campus, Italy
    pkinsell [at] kent.edu
  • Deborah Koncan profile pic
    Part-time Instructor
    dkoncan [at] kent.edu
    124E MACC Annex Gym Annex
  • Part time instructor, Jasmine Kornel
    Part-time Instructor
    jkornel [at] kent.edu
    124E MACC Annex Gym Annex
  • Mourad Krifa
    TT - Assistant Professor
    mkrifa [at] kent.edu
    218J Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0139
  • Jackie Krohn profile pic
    Outreach Program Officer
    jkrohn [at] kent.edu
  • Kendra Lapolla
    TT - Faculty Director of The Fashion School Store, Assistant Professor, Fashion Design
    klapolla [at] kent.edu
    218R Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0138
  • Dr. Catherine Amoroso Leslie
    TT - Professor
    cleslie1 [at] kent.edu
    218F Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0169
  • NYC Studio Part-Time Instructor, David Leung
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    dleung [at] kent.edu
  • Assistant Professor, Dr. Rachel LoManaco-Benzing
    NTT - Assistant Professor
    rlomonac [at] kent.edu
    218K Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-5025
  • Marguerite Loomis
    Fashion School Store Manager
    mloomis6 [at] kent.edu
    Suite B 201 E. Erie St
    330-677-2419
  • Jackie Mallon
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
  • Lauren Mangeri
    Part-time Instructor
    lmangeri [at] kent.edu
    218T Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-4645
  • Anna Mates
    Outreach Program Manager, NYC Studio
    212-967-1730
    amates@kent.edu
  • Administrative Manager Melissa McCoy
    Administrative Clerk
    mmccoy24 [at] kent.edu
    222 Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0191
  • Patricia McCoy
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    mpatrici [at] kent.edu
  • Archana Mehta
    NTT - Lecturer
    amehta1 [at] kent.edu
    218V Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-7695
  • Michelle Melton
    Administrative Assistant
    mmelton3 [at] kent.edu
    226A Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-1371
  • Florence Professor Costanza Menchi
    PT Faculty, Florence Campus, Italy
    costanza.menchi [at] gmail.com
  • Rhonda Mitchell
    Part-time Instructor
    rmitche3 [at] kent.edu
    124E MACC Annex Gym Annex
    330-672-4645
  • Part Time Faculty Member Anne Nelson
    Part-time Instructor
    anelso5 [at] kent.edu
    218T Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-4645
  • Part-Time instructor McKenzie Ogrodnik
    Part-time Instructor
    mogrodni [at] kent.edu
    Room 218 T Rockwell Hall
    330-672-4645
  • TechStyleLAB Director, Linda Ohrn-McDaniel
    TT - Faculty Director of the TechStyleLAB & Professor
    lohrn [at] kent.edu
    301 Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0188
  • Mark Osborne, Director of Apparel and Licensing at Gibson Music Company
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    mosbor10 [at] kent.edu
  • Millie Ott
    Internship Liaison – Internship Manager
    330-672-0195
    222A Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    mtherrie@kent.edu
  • Fashion School Associate Professor, Noël Palomo-Lovinski
    TT - Associate Professor
    npalomo [at] kent.edu
    218G Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0137
  • Caryn Pang of the NYC Studio
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    cpang2 [at] kent.edu
  • Mindy Paradise profile pic
    Part-time Instructor
    adrcar [at] kent.edu
    218T Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-4645
  • William Perrine
    Senior Lecturer
    wperrine [at] kent.edu
    218D Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0179
  • Fashion School Marketing Associate Brittani Peterson
    Marketing Associate
    bpeter12 [at] kent.edu
    226J Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-2714
  • Suzanne Piazza
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    spiazza1 [at] kent.edu
  • Vince Quevedo
    TT - Associate Professor
    vqueved1 [at] kent.edu
    222E Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    (330) 672-0198
  • Part Time Faculty Member Meryl Ranzer
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    mranzer [at] kent.edu
  • Guido Riccitelli
    PT Faculty, Florence Campus, Italy
  • Assistant Professor Krissi Riewe
    TT - Assistant Professor
    kriewe [at] kent.edu
    218N Rockwell Hall
    330-672-2735
  • Karen Rodhe profile pic
    Administrative Clerk
    Krodhe1 [at] kent.edu
    222H Rockwell Hall
    (330) 672-1451
  • Kathryn Simmons
    Part-time Instructor
    ksimmo26 [at] kent.edu
    218T Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-4645
  • Sara Snyder
    NTT - Associate Professor
    ssandber [at] kent.edu
    218U Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    (330) 672-3950
  • Professor and Internship Director Hillary Stone
    NTT - Internship Director, Industry Liaison & Associate Professor
    hstone1 [at] kent.edu
    226H Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-3155
  • Sabine Strehl
    PT Faculty, Fashion Program, Florence Campus, Italy
  • Part-Time instructor Caroline Surrarrer
    Part-time Instructor
    csurrarr [at] kent.edu
    Room 218T Rockwell Hall
    330-672-4645
  • Lisa Valendza
    NTT - Lecturer
    lvalendz [at] kent.edu
    218M Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    330-672-0264
  • Emily O'Neal
    Academic Advisor
    330-672-0193
    222C Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    fdm-advisor@kent.edu
  • Florence Professor Fabiana Vannuccini
    PT Faculty, Florence Campus, Italy
    fabiana.vannuccini [at] gmail.com
  • Mai Vu
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
    mvu2 [at] kent.edu
  • Marji Wachowiak
    NTT - Lecturer
    mwachowi [at] kent.edu
    218L Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    (330) 672-0194
  • Ann Walter Headshot
    Acting Director, NYC Studio
    917-602-6031
    awalter8@kent.edu
    awalter8@kent.edu
  • Georges Wichner
    PT Faculty, NYC Studio
  • Sue Yoder
    NTT - Assistant Professor
    syoder19 [at] kent.edu
    218U Rockwell Rockwell Hall
    (330) 672-0186