Teachers

TAMARA ARNOLDY teaches art for a variety of ages and is part of the Art in the Public Schools teaching staff. She is a graduate of OCU and studied at London School of Design.

JULIE ATYIA is an experienced and enthusiastic music education teacher. She received her BA in Vocal Music at OSU & her Masters at the University of Central Oklahoma.

JOHN CAMPBELL is a versatile man. He is a cartoonist for commercials and education, a webmaster, and artist. John received his Doctorate in Philosophy in Anatomical Science at OU. Dr. Campbell currently is Section Chief for Speech Pathology at VA Health Care System

STEPHANIE CAREL'S experience in business administration led Stephanie to start her own jewelry design business, Silverleaf Gems. She is an expert instructor and also a very active member of the Downtown Edmond Business Association and community leader.

KELLI CORMACK is an actress, vocalist, artist and director. Proud to be born and raised right here in Edmond. She is an alumni from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Bachelors of Music in Musical Theatre. She currently works for UCO's College of Fine Arts and Design, Broadway Tonight Series and Musical Theatre division.

TIM HALLER comes with a BA of Arts from OK Baptist University and a MEd from East Central University. His passion is creating artwork and teaching others what he knows!

JENNIFER HUSTIS is an accomplished artist, teacher and horse whisperer. Jennifer's stunning artwork can be seen in corporation buildings and homes across the United States. Jennifer is one of our Art in Schools teachers and she received her Masters of Art from Pratt University in NYC.

ERIN LATHAM is an adjunct professor of Art at OCCC, as well as an Art in Schools teacher at FAI. She has exhibited her award winning work across the country. Erin earned an MFA in Printmaking from the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn and a BFA in Studio Painting and Printmaking from OU.

GARY LENNON is an award-winning artist with very devoted students. Gary is a professional artist who loves to paint murals, portraits & landscapes. Gary is also an instructor at Francis Tuttle Technology Center and has been an instructor with FAI over 15 years.

JON MARTINDALE loves all facets of art and enjoys encouraging others to pursue art. He is a painter and sculptor receiving his BFA degree with an emphasis in oil painting from UCO.

MIMI MASON is an accomplished Oklahoma City artist and teacher with a loyal following. Mimi is devoted to providing FAI students with a strong arts education. She has over 30 years experience in teaching, with 14 of those at FAI. Mimi studied at Santa Rosa Junior College and UCO.

ANGIE MYERS has been teaching art from 3 years old up to adults for the last 9 years. She received her degree from UCO in graphic design. Her approach to teaching grows from a love to create, learn and share all things art while fostering creative thinking with process based artwork.

JACKIE NELSON is a K-12 visual art specialist. Her creative lesson plans include a variety of mediums: sewing, quilting, mixed media, printing, painting and sculpture. She joins our Art in Schools program this year and she received her BA in Art Education from UCO.

SONDRA REID is an experienced and talented teacher, She brings her love of teaching to our youngest FAI students. She is part of the design team at Silverleaf Gems and has also studied at UCO.

LISA ROBINSON– Lisa's energy and talents have graced the FAI for many years! Lisa has a B.A. in Art Education from University of Kansas as well as graduate work in special education, illustration and art therapy.

BERT SEABOURN is an Oklahoma native and internationally acclaimed American Expressionist painter, print maker, sculptor and teacher. Bert's works are in public and private collections around the world.

MANDY STEWARD a writer, blogger, and artist. Joining FAI as an Art in Schools instructor this year, she received her BA in Communications, Journalism, and English from Milligan College

THOMAS STOTTS is a native Oklahoma artist whose work is influenced by OK's thunderstorms rolling across the plains. He brings a love of wide open landscapes and sky with his unique style of painting. Thomas earned his BA from UCO.

REIAN WILLIAMS owns his own studio and is self-taught artist specializing in portraiture and figurative subject matter in hyper-realism. He works mostly in oils, charcoal and pencil and has won numerous awards for his art