College of Performing and Visual Arts

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 8am 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.

Mission and Goals

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

Shauna Mendini

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

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
Web Site

Donna Law

Donna Law
Director of Development: CPVA
Phone (435) 865-8182
Office: Old Main Building

Michael French

Michael French
Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator
Phone: (435) 865-8667
Office: Burch Mann House


Dean's Office & Marketing Assistant
Kaitlyn Keel Jackson

Marketing & Public Relations Associate

Graphic Designers
Kaycee Chambers
Stephanie Hammer
Jordan Youngberg

Asher J. Swan