Trustees and chairs

Our trustees and academic chairs

Southwest University of Visual Arts strives to be an exemplary force in Postsecondary Education by employing professionals with the training and experience that prepares students to meet the competitive challenges of an evolving global environment. Each department is directed by a full-time professional with the background to ensure the education focuses on the intellectual, technical, professional and critical thinking skills necessary to sustain life-long learning and career success.

Cover image: Ben Snell

  • Leadership team

    Camden Hardy

    Interim Chief Academic Officer

    • MFA, Photography, University of Arizona
    • BA, Media and Theatre Arts Photography Option, Montana State University

    Andres Moreno

    Academic Chair

    • BS, University of Phoenix
    • AA,Advertising Art and Computer Graphic Design, Southwest University of Visual Arts

    Carly Zufelt

    Dean of Instruction

    • MFA, Studio Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
    • BFA, Photography, Southwest University of Visual Arts

    Lisa Larrabee

    Academic Chair

    • Master of Education, Northern Arizona University
    • BFA, Kansas City Art Institute
  • Our trustees

    Stuart Gibson

    Board President

    • MFA, Studio Arts, University of Arizona
    • BFA, Studio Arts, University of Arizona
    • Associate Professor of Art, Eastern Arizona College

    Sarah McCraren


    • BSA, Accounting, University of Phoenix
    • President/Owner, McCraren Compliance

    Korina Gregg

    Board Member

    • AB, Business & Entrepreneurism, Parks School of Business
    • President/Owner, AIM Solutions -HR Executive Benefits

Our faculty

Our faculty are dedicated to educating our students to the next level