Adjunct Faculty

Alex MW Morrison,


M.A., Contemporary Art Theory, Goldsmiths, University of London, B.A., Interdisciplinary Arts, Eckerd College
Teaching at Griffin since 2021
"Consider Everything an Experiment"- Corita Kent

Andrew Held,


Teaching at Griffin since 2021

Bonnie Berry,


B.F. A. Graphic Design, California College of the Arts, B.A. Language Studies, Univ. of California, Santa Cruz
Teaching at Griffin since 2019
“One of the things my career as an artist might say to young artists is: The things that are close to you are the things you can photograph the best. And unless you photograph what you love, you are not going to make good art.” – Sally Mann

Carlos Silva,

Gardening, Facilities Manager

Working at Griffin since 2020

Joel Rollins,

Speech & Debate

PhD, Communication, The University of Texas at Austin
Teaching at Griffin since 2021
"Every thoughtful decision we make in life requires the evaluation of argument--every, single, one."

Kelsey Baker,


M.F.A. Washington State University, B.A. Studio Art, Southwestern University
Teaching at Griffin since 2021
“You learn for yourself not for others, not to show off, not to put the other one down. Learning is your secret; it is all you have. It is the only thing you can call your own. Nobody can take it away…” - Louise Bourgeois

Phil Paternite,

Visual Storytelling

B.A., Interdisciplinary Studies, Western College Program, Miami University (Ohio)
Teaching at Griffin since 2019
"The only safe thing is to take a chance." - Mike Nichols

Robin Grace Soto,


B.A., Theater, St. Edward's University, Acting Apprentice, Actors Theatre of Louisville
Teaching at Griffin since 2021
“Artists and scientists are activists. They look at the world as changeable and they look upon themselves as instruments for change. They understand that the slice of world they occupy is only a fragment but that the fragment is intrinsically connected to the whole. They know that action matters.” Anne Bogart, What's the Story: Essays about art, theater and storytelling

Sean Eads,

Youthspin Radio, Game Design

M.F.A. Musical Theatre Composition, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, B.A. Media Studies, Vassar College
Teaching at Griffin since 2021

Will Hatch Crosby,


B.F.A. Illustration, Parsons School of Design, B.A. Arts in Context: Visual Art and Philosophy, Eugene Lang College
Teaching at Griffin since 2020
"Art can be a powerful tool for creating and strengthening the interpersonal relationships between individuals and communities that form meaning in our lives. Artists should use this power for good by creating work that inspires others to use their own imagination and talents to build a better future for all creatures everywhere."