Faculty & Staff

Frank Saunders

Frank Saunders

The administrative assistant for the Studio School and a professional photographer and educator. He has a BFA in communication arts + design from VCU.

Studio School Faculty

Jodi Bock

A professional yoga instructor and stained glass artist.

Dawn Flores

A professional artist and writer. She studied art at the University of Wisconsin at Madison and Loyola University in New Orleans. She holds a certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration from the New York Botanical Garden.

Check out her artwork at: DawnFlores.com

Amy Ritchie Johnson

The former Associate Director of Candella Gallery and a professional writer.

Douglas S. Jones

A professional writer and teacher who has written and seen produced over 30 plays. He has a BA from the University of Chicago and completed graduate work at the University of Virginia.

Georgianne Stinnett

A professional photographer and an instructor at the Maggie L. Walker Governor's School. She has an MFA in photography from VCU.

Mary Swezey

A professional textile artist and educator. She holds a BFA from VCU and an MFA in fibers from Arizona State University.