College of Performing and Visual Arts

CPVA Dean's Office

Welcome to the Dean’s Office. We are located in South Hall on the Southeast sector of campus (Bldg 36 on the campus map. Our office is the organizational hub of the College of Performing and Visual Arts.

The Dean works with the Department Chairs, the Arts Administration Program Director, Director of Shakespeare Studies, CPVA Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator, CPVA Development Director, Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery Director, Director of Ballroom Dance, the CPVA Student Senator, and representatives from the Utah Shakespeare Festival to coordinate the overall operation of the College.

Our office is open during university business hours Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. If you would like to meet with the Dean or arrange for meetings with representatives from our departments please do not hesitate to call or email Clarisse Lunt, for an appointment.

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Shauna Mendini

Shauna T. Mendini
Phone: (435) 865-8185
Fax: (435) 865-8568
Office: SH 101C

Clarisse Lunt

Clarisse Lunt
Assistant to the Dean
Phone: (435) 865-8561
Fax: (435) 865-8580
Office: SH 101B

Stephan Wagner

Stephen Wagner
CPVA Academic Advisor
Phone: (435) 586-5420
Office: ST 204-I
Make an appointment

Reece Summers

Reece Summers
Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery Director & Curator
Phone: (435) 586-5433
Office: BC 101

Tiffiney Christiansen

Tiffiney Christiansen
Director of Development: CPVA
Phone (435) 865-8186
Office: Old Main Building

Ashley Hansen Pollock
Public Relations & Information Coordinator
Phone: (435) 865-8667
Office: South Hall 101A

Rachel Bishop

Rachel Bishop
Program Director of Arts Administration
Phone: (435) 586-7873
Office: Burch Mann House


Dean's Office & Marketing Assistant
Ali Morgan

Marketing & Public Relations Associate
Lola Taylor

Graphic Designers
Linzi Jo Kelsey, Michael Lee, & Emily Robison