A+GD Faculty & Staff

All of A+GD's instructors come directly from the advertising and design industry. Our job is to prepare you to for the future, hold you to high standards and encourage you to be successful in all things.

Full Time Faculty Advisors

Ellen Ward: instructor and faculty advisor for students whose last name starts with A - M.

Kenn Compton: program chair, instructor and faculty advisor for students whose last name starts with N - Z.


Part Time Faculty

    Professional Staff

    Professional Advisory Committee

    • Brittany Holleran, A+GD alum, Opus 59
    • Derick Wells, Opus 59
    • Fabi Preslar, SPARK Communications
    • Jamie Boiter, BOLT Group
    • Jim Mountjoy, EYE Lab
    • John Lord, Novant Health
    • John Roberts, Wray Ward
    • Juan Garzon, Garzon Co.
    • Katie Kidd, A+GD alum, Thalhimer
    • Nalee Thao, A+GD alum, Wray Ward