Directory

At the heart of the Department of Applied Design are the many dedicated members of our faculty and staff who work with students on a daily basis.

General questions about the Department can be directed toward our main office staff, Ms. Taylor Waldrop at waldroptc@appstate.edu(link sends e-mail) or 828-262-7333.

Name & Title Contact Information

Mr. Phil K. Armstrong

Instructor of Industrial Design
(828) 262-6357
Kerr Scott Hall 165

Ms. Rachel Bond

Lecturer of Industrial Design
(828) 262-7570
Kerr Scott Hall 49B

Mr. Donald C. Corey

Professor of Industrial Design
Program Coordinator
(828) 262-3116
Kerr Scott Hall 201

Mr. Brian F. Davies

Chairperson
(828) 262-7333
Kerr Scott Hall 189

Dr. Garner Dewey

Associate Professor of Industrial Design
(828) 262-7337
Edwin Duncan 220

Mr. Richard A. Elaver

Associate Professor of Industrial Design
(828) 262-7105
Kerr Scott Hall 213A

Dr. Karis Foster

Assistant Professor of Apparel Design & Merchandising
Program Coordinator
(828) 262-7763
College of Education 508

Ms. Chelsea Helms

Assistant Professor of Interior Design
(828) 262-8337
Kerr Scott Hall 183

Ms. Emily Maass

Instructor of Interior Design
Kerr Scott Hall

Mr. Edward Marxen

Adjunct Instructor
(828) 262-7539
Katherine Harper Hall 113

Ms. Jeanne Mercer-Ballard

Associate Professor of Interior Design
(828) 262-7832
Katherine Harper Hall 176

Dr. Margot Olson

Professor of Interior Design

Mr. J. Alex Poorman

Associate Professor of Interior Design
(828) 262-7397
Kerr Scott Hall 42

Mr. Richard S. Prisco

Professor of Industrial Design
(828) 262-2464
Kerr Scott Hall 204

Mr. Michael A. Rall

Associate Professor of Industrial Design
(828) 262-8994
Kerr Scott Hall 203

Ms. Ingrid Schneider

Instructor of Interior Design
Katherine Harper Hall

Ms. Lila Shull

Instructor of Interior Design
Katherine Harper Hall

Mr. George Valcarcel, AIA, NCIDQ

Assistant Professor of Interior Design
Program Coordinator
(828) 262-6544
Katherine Harper Hall 175

Mr. Cameron Van Dyke

Assistant Professor of Industrial Design
(828) 262-6356
Kerr Scott Hall 208

Dr. Nicole Villarreal

Visiting Assistant Professor of Apparel Design & Merchandising
(828) 262-7342
College of Education 520

Dr. Anthony Wilson

Assistant Professor of Apparel Design & Merchandising
(828) 262-7279
College of Education 509H