College of Performing and Visual Arts

CPVA Dean's Office

Welcome to the Dean’s Office. We are located in the Southern Utah Museum of Art on the northeast sector of campus (In the Beverley Taylor Sorensen Center for the Arts, Bldg 14 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, Southern Utah Museum of Art (SUMA) 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 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Offices located in SUMA are accessible during the museum's hours of operation. If you require access to these offices outside the museum's hours of operation, please call Clarisse Lunt at (435) 865-8580 to be let in.

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.

What is the Dean's job? Read all about it.

Shauna Mendini

Shauna T. Mendini
Dean
E-mail: mendini_s@suu.edu
Phone: (435) 865-8185
Office: SUMA 112

Keith Bradshaw

Keith Bradshaw
Associate Dean/Professor of Music
E-mail: bradshaw@suu.edu
Phone: (435) 586-7891
Office: MU 212

Clarisse Lunt

Clarisse Lunt
Assistant to the Dean
E-mail: lunt@suu.edu
Phone: (435) 865-8561
Office: SUMA 113

Ashley Hansen Pollock
Public Relations & Information Coordinator
Email: pollocka@suu.edu
Phone: (435) 865-8667
Office: SUMA 111

Lexie Grant

Lexie Grant
Director of Development: CPVA
Email: lexiegrant@suu.edu
Phone (435) 865-8186
Office: OM 103 A

Stephan Wagner

Stephen Wagner
CPVA Performing Arts Academic Advisor
Email: stephenwagner@suu.edu
Phone: (435) 586-5420
Office: ST 204

Steven Swift

Steven Swift
CPVA Performing Arts Academic Advisor
Email: stevenswift@suu.edu
Phone: (435) 586-5420
Office: ST 204

STUDENT STAFF

Marketing & Public Relations Associate
Amanda DeBry

Graphic Designers
Monica Lee
Kayson Langford