CVAD Contact Information

Art Building, Room 101  |  Email:  |  Hours  |  Directory
Main Number: 940-565-4001  |  Fax: 940-565-4717

Dean's Suite

Greg Watts
Professor, Studio Art: Photography

Denise Baxter
Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs
Professor, Art History

Eric Ligon
Associate Dean for Administrative Affairs
​​Professor, Communication Design


Jennifer Aglio, Assistant to the Dean, Senior Administrative Coordinator, 940-565-4691
Jerry Aul, Senior Administrative Coordinator, 940-565-2587
Mary Braden, Budget Officer, 940-565-4002
Kelli Fuhrman, Senior Director, Development & Fundraising, 940-369-5248
Vacant, College Recruiter
Monica Scott, Assistant Director for Marketing, 940-369-5249


Art Building, Room 230

Department of Art Education • 940-369-7559
Denise Baxter, Interim Chair, Department of Art Education
Interim Chair, Department of Art History
Professor of Art History
Assistant Dean, Academic & Student Affairs
   Vacant, Senior Administrative Specialist

Department of Art History • 940-565-4777
Denise Baxter, Interim Chair, Department of Art History
Interim Chair, Department of Art Education
Professor of Art History
Assistant Dean, Academic & Student Affairs
   Belinda Reyes, Senior Administrative Specialist

Department of Design • 940-565-3621 •
Hans-Peter "Hepi" Wachter
Chair and Professor of Interior Design
   Vacant, Senior Administrative Specialist
   Vacant, Office Associate
   xRez Lab • 940-369-5933

Department of Studio Art • 940-369-7671
Greg Watts, Denise Baxter, Eric Ligon, Interim Co-Chairs
   Angela Vanecek, Senior Administrative Specialist
   Lindsey Bass, Woodshop • 940-369-7264
   Valerie Hancock, Ceramics Lab • 940-369-6509
   Sarah Loch-Test, Metal and Jewelry Arts Lab • 940-565-3691
   Jeffrey McClung, Sculpture Shop • 940-565-4006
  Vacant Position, Printmaking Lab • 940-565-3682
   Kristina Smith, Photography Lab • 940-565-4727

Foundations Program • 940-369-7246
Binod Shrestha
Director, Foundations
   Vacant, Senior Administrative Specialist
   Kay Seedig, Visual Arts Technician
   Erin Turner, Visual Arts Technician

Art Building, Room 212 • 940-565-4865
Interdisciplinary Art and Design Studies • 940-565-4777
Lauren Cross, assistant professor, IADS

CVAD Galleries at UNT

Art Building, Room 162 • 940-565-4316
Stefanie Dlugosz-Acton, Curator, Director • 940-369-8914
Holly Hutzell, Galleries Registrar • 940-565-4005

IT Services • 940-565-4522

Michael Baggett, Senior Information Technology Support Manager
   Vacant, Cross-functional Support Specialist
   Vacant, Visual Arts Technician, Fabrications Labs Manager
   Kacy Close, Computer Lab Manager
   Yonathan Khoe, Senior Systems Administrator
   Abby Sherrill, Fabrication Labs Manager • 940-565-3695
   Ursula Williams, IT Service Desk Manager

Student Support • Academic Advising

Art Building, Room 232 • 940-565-2216
Erin Donahoe-Rankin, Director, Academic Advising
   Lana Gee, Advising Office Support Associate

CVAD Career Coaches • UNT Career Center

940-565-2105 | Sage Hall, Room 202
First-year: Margaret Oaikena
Sophomores — Seniors: Marcy Bishop-Lilley
Grad Students, Alumni: Amy Hicks

The Onstead Institute for Visual Arts and Design

Art Building, Room 101 • 940-565-3954
Peter Hyland, Program Director
   Kim Willis, Senior Administrative Coordinator

Texas Fashion Collection

405 S. Welch St., Suite 102, Denton, TX 76201
Annette Becker, Curator, Director • 940-565-2732



UNT is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design, 11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, VA 20190-5248, phone: (703) 437-0700; fax: (703) 437-6312;, email.