School of Fine and Performing Arts

Faculty and Staff Directory by Program

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Administration

Daniel Lee Zehringer, D.M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor and Chair, School of Fine and Performing Arts
Address:
Creative Arts Center 093D, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Amanda Brewer, B.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Administrative Support Coordinator
Address:
140 Creative Arts Center, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Cathy Lee, B.S.B.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Student Services Coordinator
Address:
Creative Arts Center 088B, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Victoria Oleen

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Managing Director, Theatre, Dance & Motion Pictures
Address:
140B Creative Arts Center, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Acting and Musical Theatre

Acting and Musical Theatre

Joe Deer, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Artistic Director, Professor Department of Theatre Dance and Motion Pictures
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148M, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Marya Spring Cordes, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148L, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Thomas G. Hellems, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148J, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Jonathan D Baca, B.F.A.

Department:
Theatre Arts
Title:
Adjunct Faculty

Josh A McCabe, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Associate Professor

Jason R Podplesky, M.F.A.

Department:
Theatre Arts
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Deborah J. Thomas, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Associate Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Voice

Becky Barrett-Jones, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Adjunct Faculty

Jonathan A Collura, B.M.E.

Department:
Theatre Arts
Title:
Support Staff
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Jamie Cordes, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Senior Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Lisa Ericksen

Department:
Theatre Arts
Title:
Adjunct

Lee Merrill

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer of Voice, Theatre Arts
Address:
Creative Arts Center T207, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Wade Russo

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Instructor & Musical Director

Sherri L. Sutter

Department:
Theatre Arts
Address:
Creative Arts Center T211, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Matt Ebright, B.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Support Staff
Address:
Creative Arts Center, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Amy E. Gray

Department:
Music
Title:
Support Staff

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Art

Glen H. Cebulash, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 127, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Stefan Anguelov Chinov, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor Art and Art History
Address:
Creative Arts Center 166 Fb, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Landon S. Crowell, B.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Sculpture Technician Art and Art History
Address:
Creative Arts Center 140FB, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Jeremy Jay Long, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Associate Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Ctr 127, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Tracy Longley-Cook, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Associate Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Ctr 127, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Benjamin J. Montague, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Associate Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Ctr 127, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Danielle Rante, M.F.A., M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Associate Professor, Art and Art History, College of Liberal Arts
Address:
Creative Arts Center 127, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Kim A. Vito, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 027, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Dance

Jessica Renee Eggleston, M.F.A.

Department:
Theatre Arts
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Kelly Fuller

Department:
Theatre Arts
Title:
Adjunct
Address:
Creative Arts Center 140, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Michelle S McElveen

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Senior Lecturer, Theatre Arts
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Ashley Susanne Pabst

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Instructor

Erin Lynn Robbins

Department:
Theatre Arts
Title:
Adjunct Instructor, Theatre Arts
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Gregory F Robinson

Department:
Theatre Arts
Title:
Adjunct Faculty

Gina Walther, B.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Associate Professor of Dance, Theatre Arts
Address:
Creative Arts Center T204, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Design/Technology/Stage Management

Matthew P. Benjamin, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor, Theatre Arts
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148R, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

James W. Dunlap

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Technical Theatre Audio Specialist
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Carly Anne Kimmins

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Costume Shop Manager
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

John M. Lavarnway

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Property Master, Theatre Arts
Address:
Serv Bldg/Scenery Shop, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Pam Knauert Lavarnway, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
142N Creative Arts Center, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Kevin Nedberg, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Staff Technical Director
Address:
Creative Arts Center 140, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Zoe Still

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Instructor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 140, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Motion Pictures

Jeremy Bolden

Department:
Theatre Arts
Title:
Instructor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 140, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Nenad Jovanovic, Ph.D.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Associate Professor

Nicole Richter, Ph.D.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center T005, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Nichol M. Simmons

Department:
Theatre Arts

Peter T Wentworth

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Instructor
Address:
Tom Hanks 102B, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Music and Performance

Bands

Shelley M. Jagow, Ph.D.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 085B, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Stephen M Wadsack, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Instructor of Trumpet Director, Jazz Ensembles
Address:
Creative Arts Center 93D, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Matthew Grant Weaver

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Adjunct, Support Staff

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Choral

Ginger R Minneman, M.A., B.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 083D, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Nathan Nagir, D.M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Director of Choral Studies
Address:
Creative Arts Center 085C, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

James W. Tipps

Department:
College of Liberal Arts Admin
Title:
Adjunct

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Keyboard

Jackson Y. Leung, D.M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 083A, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Steven B. Aldredge, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 081, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

David Crean, D.M.A.

Department:
Music
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Creative Arts Center 275K, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Musicology, Music History and Literature

Dennis Loranger

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Adjunct

Tom Sobieski, IV, M.M.

Department:
Music
Title:
Support Staff
Address:
Creative Arts Center 210R, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Steven B. Aldredge, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 081, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Music Theory/Composition

Steven B. Aldredge, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 081, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Franklin Cox, Jr, Ph.D.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Associate Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center M373, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Opera

Kim Warrick, D.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor and Coordinator of Vocal Studies and Opera Theatre

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Orchestras

In-Hong Cha, D.M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 085C, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Jackson Y. Leung, D.M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 083A, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Collaborative Pianists

Steven B. Aldredge, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 081, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Tatiana Erokhina

Department:
Music
Title:
Support Staff

Amy E. Gray

Department:
Music
Title:
Support Staff

Raymonde Rougier

Department:
Music
Title:
Support Staff

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Strings

In-Hong Cha, D.M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 085C, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Franklin Cox, Jr, Ph.D.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Associate Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center M373, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Jim McCutcheon

Department:
Music
Title:
Adjunct
Address:
Creative Arts Center 085A, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Kevin Nordstrom, D.M.A.

Department:
Music
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Creative Arts Center 210L, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Tom Sobieski, IV, M.M.

Department:
Music
Title:
Support Staff
Address:
Creative Arts Center 210R, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Vocal

Ginger R Minneman, M.A., B.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 083D, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Kim Warrick, D.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor and Coordinator of Vocal Studies and Opera Theatre

Michael Koon, DMA

Department:
Music
Title:
Adjunct
Address:
Creative Arts Center 083B, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Woodwinds, Brass, Percussion

Andrew Robert Bass

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Adjunct, Support Staff

Christopher L. Chaffee, D.M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 210P, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Daniel Charles Honaker, M.M.

Department:
Music
Title:
Adjunct Instructor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 093B, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Bill Jobert, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Senior Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 084, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

John Kurokawa, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 085D, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Gretchen L. McNamara, D.M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Senior Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 093C, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Gerald Noble, III, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 175K, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Stephen M Wadsack, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Instructor of Trumpet Director, Jazz Ensembles
Address:
Creative Arts Center 93D, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Frankie Wantuch

Department:
Music
Title:
Adjunct

Katherine deGruchy, M.M.

Department:
Music
Title:
Adjunct Faculy and Support Staff
Address:
Creative Arts Center 085A, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Music Education

Shelley M. Jagow, Ph.D.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
Creative Arts Center 085B, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Bill Jobert, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Senior Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 084, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

John Kurokawa, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 085D, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Wayne H. Markworth

Department:
Music
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Creative Arts Center Room 085A, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Gretchen L. McNamara, D.M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Senior Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 093C, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy., Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Nathan Nagir, D.M.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Director of Choral Studies
Address:
Creative Arts Center 085C, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Gerald Noble, III, M.M.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Lecturer
Address:
Creative Arts Center 175K, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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Theatre Studies

Pam Knauert Lavarnway, M.F.A.

Department:
School of Fine and Performing Arts
Title:
Professor
Address:
142N Creative Arts Center, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

Jason R Podplesky, M.F.A.

Department:
Theatre Arts
Title:
Adjunct Faculty
Address:
Creative Arts Center T148, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435-0001

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